Articles in Global Manufacturing

Manufacturing renaissance lost

by ROBERT ATKINSON and ADAMS NAGER on

Are happy days here again for American manufacturing? Optimists say yes: High global shipping costs, rising Chinese wages and a domestic shale gas boom are bringing appliance manufacturing back to Kentucky, creating automotive jobs in Tennessee and ... Read full article

Yokohama Tire nearing completion in West Point

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Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi, Yokohama LLC's new commercial tire plant in West Point, is nearing completion. The roughly one-million-square-foot factory is on target to begin production in October, with many of its key milestones involving... Read full article

Here's your complete preview of this week's big economic events

by SAM RO (Image Credit - Reuters Abdrew Cullen) on

"The Committee anticipates that it will be appropriate to raise the target range for the federal funds rate when it has seen further improvement in the labor market and is reasonably confident that inflation will move back to its 2% objective over th... Read full article

Innovation Awards 2015: finalists in manufacturing sector

by Barry McCall (Image Credit: The Irish Times) on

In Ireland it allows Visa debit cardholders to pay bills up to €15 without going to the trouble of putting the card in the machine and entering a PIN number – all they have to do is scan the card across the surface of the reader and the bill gets pai... Read full article

One way China still really, really needs the U.S.

by Lydia DePillis (Photo Credit: Jim Young) on

China consumes way more soybeans, cotton and meat than it can produce. The U.S. is happy to provide.... Read full article

5 Reasons Bill Clinton Says U.S. Manufacturing Will Grow and Prosper

by Drew Greenblatt (Photo Credit: Dave Bohrer) on

Improving America's policies towards factories is critical to foster a strong middle class... Read full article

Make in India Vision Gets Major Push: Samsung, Sony To Start Manufacturing in India

by Arun Prabhudesai on

Samsung and Sony have announced their plans of setting up their manufacturing base in India, which is a major endorsement of the Make in India initiative. Both of these are global superstars of consumer electronics and this decision of theirs can ... Read full article

Feedback: Alcoa Eyes Deep Cuts in Aluminum Manufacturing

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Alcoa announced Friday that it is considering further deep cuts in its capacity to make aluminum.... Read full article

Daimler to invest $500 million in U.S. plant to make commercial vans

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(Reuters) - Daimler AG (DAIGn.DE) said on Friday it will spend $500 million to build a new assembly plant in South Carolina that will make large commercial vans and result in the creation of more than 1,300 jobs.... Read full article

JP Morgan survey: Global manufacturing conditions improve for 27th straight month

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The Global manufacturing sector has expanded for the 27 months in a row in February largely driven by growth in the US and supported by several European and Asian economies.... Read full article

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