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S10-E1: Global Reports: More Tailwinds than Headwinds for Manufacturing in 2017

Part 1 Part 2 Each month, Manufacturing Talk Radio reaches out to its Senior International Correspondents to get their read on manufacturing around the world in this global economy. Royce Lowe reports from France and Europe and the United Kingdom, Chong Wang reports from Shanghai on China, Japan, and other Asian countries, Norbert Ore reports from Atlanta on 18 global PMI surveys and several regional U.S. purchasing managers indicies, and Chad Moutray, Chief Economist from ...

Another Step Forward For NAFTA Renegotiations

The United States will begin the daunting task of rewriting the incredibly complex North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) this week. Branded as a “disaster” for the U.S. economy, negotiations are focused on finding a way to address workers concerns while at the same time avoiding any damage to the industries and communities that have already benefited from NAFTA. This all began on May 18th, 2017 when Ambassador Lighthizer sent a letter to Congress of the Administration’s intent to ...