The information contained in this nearly 70-page, data-packed Statistical Profile presents a composite picture of IndustryWeek’s Best Plants winners and finalists for the past five years from 2012 to 2016.
Cincinnati has lost 67% of its manufacturing jobs but area leaders are focused on investments for an industrial renaissance. Talent available in the Cincinnati region could play a key role in attracting manufacturers.
Government program distributed grants to 24 colleges and universities in 16 states to run five-year programs that will leverage university assets to “promote American innovation and strengthen regional economies."
The iPhone 6S and 7 are yet to be released in Southeast Asia's top economy as Apple struggles to fulfill requirements that phone makers must have 20% "local content" for 4G handsets sold in the country.
The deal, which is slated to close in early 2017, is the latest in a spate of mergers involving suppliers to Boeing Co. and Airbus Group SE as the commercial aircraft industry braces for slower growth following a decade-long sales cycle.