All posts tagged manufacturing

Dramatic Shifts in Manufacturing Costs Are Driving Companies to Change Their Global Production Strategies

by Carol Miller, MHI VP of Marketing and Communications Dramatic shifts in cost competitiveness around the world over the past decade are changing global sourcing and manufacturing investment strategies, according to a new report titled The Shifting Economics of Global Manufacturing: […]

MHI Board of Governor Dave Lippert Publishes New Book on Reshoring Trend

MHI Board of Governor Dave Lippert recently published a new book on reshoring titled Bringing Jobs Back to the USA: Rebuilding America’s Manufacturing Through Reshoring. The book, co-written with Tim Hutzel, exposes the true cost of offshoring to help American […]

Emerging Markets – Opportunities & Threats: Mexico

by Sterling J. Scott, Marketing Communications Coordinator, MHI | @mhi_sterling Opportunities Mexico’s economy recovered well after the economic crisis of 2008, growing over 4% on average and GDP per capita increasing annually at 3% on average. The Institute of International Finance projects […]

Emerging Markets – Opportunities & Threats: Malaysia

by Sterling J. Scott, Marketing Communications Coordinator, MHI | @mhi_sterling Opportunities Malaysia’s economy has grown 6% on average since the economic crisis of 2008 while GDP per capita has grown over 4% on average. This growth has been spurred by strong […]

Dawn of the Planet of 3D Printing

by Sterling J. Scott, Marketing Communications Coordinator, MHI | @mhi_sterling The 2014 MHI Annual Industry Report revealed that only 17% of executives view 3D printing as a strategic priority. This is understandable because 3D printing has not greatly impacted manufacturing or […]

Manufacturing Forecast: Partly to Mostly Sunny

“Polar vortex” was the trending term this past winter. But even as the meteorological catch phrase burned up the Twitter feeds, its frigid weather iced up the Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) and other indexes. Manufacturing was slowed by the record […]

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