Manufacturers launch plan for economic growth.
Press Release Summary:
October 24, 2011 - Offering a roadmap for policymakers, A Manufacturing Renaissance: Four Goals for Economic Growth focuses on investment, trade, workforce, and innovation. Recent Public Perception survey by Manufacturing Institute and Deloitte shows that Americans want manufacturing to remain strong but don't believe policymakers are setting the right policies for manufacturers to be successful. Pro-growth policies are needed now to allow manufacturers to grow and create jobs.
Original Press Release
Manufacturers Launch a Plan for Economic Growth
Press release date: October 13, 2011
o The United States will be the best place in the world to manufacture and attract foreign direct investment.
o The United States will expand access to global markets to enable manufacturers to reach the 95 percent of consumers who live outside our borders.
o Manufacturers in the United States will have the workforce that the 21st-century economy requires.
o Manufacturers in the United States will be the world's leading innovators. Manufacturers will be urging policymakers and all candidates for public office to support and enact the pro-manufacturing policies laid out in A Manufacturing Renaissance to increase investment in our economy, boost trade, strengthen the workforce and drive innovation. To view the NAM's blueprint, A Manufacturing Renaissance, please visit www.nam.org. The National Association of Manufacturers is the largest manufacturing association in the United States, representing manufacturers in every industrial sector and in all 50 states. Manufacturing has a presence in every single congressional district providing good, high-paying jobs. For more information about the Manufacturers or to follow us on Shopfloor, Twitter and Facebook, please visit www.nam.org.