Tag: domestic manufacturing

Logistics, Process

Senators Draw Attention to Persistent Levels of Unfair Apparel Imports

October 5, 2023

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

A group of U.S. senators recently urged the Biden administration to address troubling import trends in textile and apparel imports that threaten domestic manufacturers and the jobs they represent. The U.S. textile industry employs approximately half a million Americans and […]


U.S. Trade Enforcement Works. We Should Make Its Tools Even Stronger

September 7, 2023

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

There’s always a lot of complaining when a domestic manufacturer asks the federal government to enforce U.S. trade law. Importing industries, or their associations, will often smear petitioners, as happened to the California solar panel manufacturer that accused Chinese companies […]


New Legislation Wants to Ensure All Publicly Funded Discoveries are Made In America

June 21, 2023

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

A bill just introduced in the U.S. Senate would expand restrictions on the foreign manufacture of breakthrough technologies discovered by publicly funded research. The Invent Here, Make Here Act of 2023 builds on a law that passed as part of […]


Semiconductor Bill Expected to Move Next Week

July 22, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

Word around the campfire is the U.S. Senate will advance legislation next week that will support the domestic manufacture of the semiconductor chips we’ve all heard so much about in the past year. It’s a good idea and a big […]


Biden Plan to Combat Inflation with U.S. Manufacturing Faces Skepticism

April 8, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Economists and analysts are skeptical that a Biden administration push to increase domestic manufacturing will have the White House’s intended effect of meaningfully taming inflation. Administration officials have said that increasing domestic manufacturing would insulate the U.S. from the kinds […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical, Process, Production

Ford to Close Plants in India, a Tough Market for Auto Giants

September 10, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Ford Motor Co. ’s decision to stop making cars in India deals a blow to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s domestic manufacturing drive while highlighting the difficulty foreign auto makers have gaining a foothold in the market. On Thursday, Ford said […]

Process, Production

Campbell Soup Shifting Canadian Production to US Factories

January 25, 2018

Via: Industry Week

Campbell Soup Co. is closing its lone Canadian factory in Toronto and shifting production to three existing facilities in the U.S., a symbolic victory for efforts to bolster domestic manufacturing. The move will result in 380 job cuts in Canada, […]