Data Show Weaknesses, Strengths in U.S. Manufacturing
- Friday, July 29, 2011
- By David Rotman
Jobs and exports are weak, but productivity may be on the rise.
As a driving force in the U.S. economy, manufacturing has lost much of its momentum. The dramatic decline in manufacturing jobs over the last decade makes the picture especially bleak.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics; The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation
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