Welcome to the NAM Resource Center. Please visit often for updated manufacturers resources and manufacturing industry data. The U.S is the world’s largest manufacturing economy, producing 22 percent of the world’s manufactured products. U.S. manufacturing employs nearly 12 million workers and contributes more than $1.6 trillion to the U.S. economy annually. It is the largest driver of economic growth in the nation and accounts for the lion’s share of private sector research and development. Manufacturing’s record of expanded exports kept the United States economy strong throughout our history, and U.S. manufacturing’s trade activity remains a source of economic strength.

The NAM offers a variety of manufacturers’ resources that support and advance the manufacturing agenda and highlight the vital role of manufacturing in our nation’s economic vitality. These resources range from economic statistics and manufacturing industry data to analysis of recent manufacturing related court cases and policy issue one-pagers.

 

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"Discussion on the Intersection of Manufacturing and Technology; How it Impacts Silicon Valley" DATA Center Forum - September 2014

Scot Allen of Verizon, far left, moderator of a panel comprised of, left to right, Shahram Mehraban of Intel, Andrew Coleman of Teradata and Doug Brent of Trimble Navigation Ltd., speaks to the audience at a forum at the Verizon Innovation Center-West in San Francisco entitled "Discussion on the Intersection of Manufacturing and Technology; How it Impacts Silicon Valley." Photo by David Butow

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