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Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, Cargill nourishes the world and helps others achieve success.
There were some modest signs of progress to note in recent data, including a rebound in manufacturing production in October.
November 23, 2015
“Snap-On CEO Nick Pinchuk says jobs in manufacturing need to be celebrated and respected as much as CEOs or lawyers in order to grow the middle class.”
November 19, 2015
This issue features articles about Cargill's 150-year history, an economic analysis on upside potential in the economic outlook, a toolkit that will pave the way to manufacturing careers and other news.
Manufacturers from across the United States participated in a tele–town hall today with 2016 presidential candidate Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL).
November 17, 2015
Put Congress in the palm of your hand with MFG Works, the NAM's new advocacy app that allows users to directly engage with their federal elected officials.
In 2013, manufacturers contributed $2.09 trillion to the economy—12 percent of GDP—up from $1.73 trillion in 2009.
Manufacturing supports an estimated 17.6 million jobs in the United States—about one in six private-sector jobs. More than 12 million Americans (or 9 percent of the workforce) are employed directly in manufacturing.
Manufacturers in the United States are the most productive in the world, far surpassing the worker productivity of any other major manufacturing economy, leading to higher wages and living standards.
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GOAL #2Lead Innovation
GOAL #3Expand Global Market Access
GOAL #4Develop 21st Century Workforce
Manufacturers—and all Americans—need a vision that advances the principles of free enterprise, competitiveness, individual liberty and equal opportunity and thereby empowers manufacturing.
The four goals laid out in NAM's Manufacturing Vision do just that.