Tag: factories

Process, Production

Manufacturing Expands, Ending Five Months of Decline

April 4, 2016

Via: The New York Times

Manufacturing in the United States expanded in March, ending a five-month streak of declining factory activity. Other data released on Friday showed that construction spending fell in February and consumer sentiment slipped in March. The Institute for Supply Management said […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Thousands of Factories Cut Production as Beijing Smog Continues

December 21, 2015

Via: Industry Week

Beijing has ordered 2,100 factories to suspend or reduce production as part of its “red alert” measures to deal with smog, the government said Monday, as the city remained shrouded under toxic haze for the third consecutive day. The Chinese […]