Changing Workforce / Leadership Skills / Supply Chain Management

Perspective: So...about that U.S. manufacturing renaissance

By Justin Fox for the American Journal of Transportation

Mar 18, 2016

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After a brutal period of downsizing and reorganizing, the U.S. manufacturing sector has become the most competitive in the world. Output per worker is higher than in any other major manufacturing country.

And almost 900,000 manufacturing jobs have been added in the U.S. since early 2010. But it’s important to see that for what it is—a modest rebound after a spectacular collapse.

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