Press Release Summary:
IPC issues statement that they look forward to working with new US administration and Congress to promote policies that encourage innovation, economic growth, and advanced manufacturing in U.S. and worldwide. Representing more than 2,100 U.S. member facilities and 800,000 workers across United States, IPC is optimistic about the prospect of increased bipartisan support for pro-manufacturing policies.
Original Press Release:
IPC Issues Statement on the 2016 Election Results
John Mitchell, president and CEO of IPC, issued the following statement on the United States’ election results.
“With the U.S. election now decided, IPC looks forward to working with the new Administration and Congress to promote policies that encourage innovation, economic growth, and advanced manufacturing in the U.S. and worldwide. IPC, a U.S.-based, global industry association that represents more than 2,100 U.S. member facilities and 800,000 workers across the United States, is optimistic about the prospect of increased bipartisan support for pro-manufacturing policies. It is vital that we as an industry remain vigilant to ensure that our voice is heard on the many policy issues that affect us.”
IPC’s policy priorities can be found here:
IPC (www.IPC.org) is a global industry association based in Bannockburn, Ill., dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 3,800 member companies which represent all facets of the electronics industry, including design, printed board manufacturing, electronics assembly and test. As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $2 trillion global electronics industry. IPC maintains additional offices in Taos, N.M.; Washington, D.C.; Atlanta, Ga.; Brussels, Belgium; Stockholm, Sweden; Moscow, Russia; Bangalore and New Delhi, India; Bangkok, Thailand; and Qingdao, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Chengdu, Suzhou and Beijing, China.
Sandy Gentry, IPC Communications Manager
+1 847-597-2871 or SandyGentry@ipc.org