Manufacturers are Cautiously Optimistic About 2010
Similarly, 41% of those surveyed who sell internationally are optimistic about the prospects for the world economy; 50% are uncertain and only 9% are pessimistic. A year ago, only 4% of the international segment was optimistic about the global economy, while 69% were pessimistic.
"We are beginning to see cautious optimism about the economy in the industrial manufacturing sector," said Barry Misthal, U.S. industrial manufacturing leader for PricewaterhouseCoopers. "There is a sense that the worst is over, but recovery will be slow. These manufacturing executives are still facing a significant challenge to their growth targets from a lack of demand. The industry needs improved momentum in the overall business climate and a reduction in regulatory and legislative pressures."
Spartanburg, South Carolina-Based Milliken & Company Manufacturing Personal Protective Fabrics for Healthcare Industry
San Diego, California-Based Blenders Eyewear Repurposes Portion of Manufacturing to Produce Safety Goggles
General Motors Teams with Ventec Life Systems to Manufacture Ventilators at Kokomo, Indiana, Plant
2019 Leading Metro Locations: Pacific and South-Atlantic Metros Dominate the List
34th Annual Corporate Survey & the 16th Annual Consultants Survey
Hot Jobs: Growing Industrial Sectors
In Focus: Mitigating Risk with Aggressive Support in Economic Development
2019 Top States for Doing Business: Georgia Ranks #1 Sixth Year in a Row
A Site Selector’s Checklist for Locating in the U.S.
Location USA 2019