Public Policy http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Nissan, Toyota Back UK Plants Despite May’s Brexit Plan http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/nissan-toyota-back-uk-plants-despite-may-s-brexit-plan <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"In every country in the world, we don’t tend to close or move factories when things like this happen and it will be the same in the U.K," said Toyota Chairman Takeshi Uchiyamada. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/nissan-toyota-back-uk-plants-despite-may-s-brexit-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/nissan-toyota-back-uk-plants-despite-may-s-brexit-plan#comments Strategic Siting Expansion Management Public Policy Strategic Planning & Execution Global Economy Leadership The Latest Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:44:00 +0000 527301 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Commerce Pick Ross Warns Foreign Trading Partners to Play Fair http://www.industryweek.com/trade/commerce-pick-ross-warns-foreign-trading-partners-play-fair <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“I am pro-trade. But I am pro-sensible trade, not trade that is detrimental to the American worker and to the domestic manufacturing base.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/commerce-pick-ross-warns-foreign-trading-partners-play-fair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/commerce-pick-ross-warns-foreign-trading-partners-play-fair#comments Competitiveness Public Policy Trade The Latest Trump and Manufacturing Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:54:00 +0000 526551 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Wilbur Ross</p> Copyright Spencer Platt, Getty Images World's Biggest Contact Microchip Producer to Boost US Jobs http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/worlds-biggest-contact-microchip-producer-boost-us-jobs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. said it will.continue to create more jobs by helping the fab industry in the U.S.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/worlds-biggest-contact-microchip-producer-boost-us-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/worlds-biggest-contact-microchip-producer-boost-us-jobs#comments Expansion Management Public Policy The Latest Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:08:00 +0000 520701 at http://www.industryweek.com Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Why Tax Reduction Will Not Create Jobs http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/why-tax-reduction-will-not-create-jobs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The persistent myth of "Tricke-Down Economics," that reducing taxes will spur job growth, has been repeatedly debunked, according to this summary of tax policy research.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/why-tax-reduction-will-not-create-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/why-tax-reduction-will-not-create-jobs#comments Legislation Public Policy The Latest Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:00:00 +0000 520161 at http://www.industryweek.com Why Military Training Will Benefit the New Trump Administration http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/why-military-training-will-benefit-new-trump-administration <div class="field-byline"> Ritch K. Eich </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The military is one of the finest leadership training organizations in the world, with training focused on problem solving.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/why-military-training-will-benefit-new-trump-administration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/why-military-training-will-benefit-new-trump-administration#comments Public Policy Leadership The Latest Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:43:00 +0000 518371 at http://www.industryweek.com Toyota Points to $2 Billion-a-Year US Spend After Trump Attack http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/toyota-points-2-billion-year-us-spend-after-trump-attack <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Toyota said that over time the company has made $21.9 billion in direct investment in the U.S. and cited its 10 manufacturing facilities, 1,500 dealerships and 136,000 employees in the country.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/toyota-points-2-billion-year-us-spend-after-trump-attack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/toyota-points-2-billion-year-us-spend-after-trump-attack#comments Expansion Management Public Policy The Latest Mon, 09 Jan 2017 18:02:00 +0000 514601 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>The 500,000th Corolla manufactured at Mississippi rolls off the line in 2015.&nbsp;</p> It's a New Era for American Energy -- and Energy Exports http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/its-new-era-american-energy-and-energy-exports <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Why the U.S. is positioned to be a global energy export leader for the foreseeable future.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/its-new-era-american-energy-and-energy-exports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/its-new-era-american-energy-and-energy-exports#comments Public Policy Trade The Latest Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:15:00 +0000 507321 at http://www.industryweek.com Tillerson to Cede Control of $240 Million in Exxon as Trump Pick http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/tillerson-cede-control-240-million-exxon-trump-pick <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If confirmed, Tillerson will sell the more than 600,000 shares he owns in the largest U.S. oil explorer and transfer the value of more than 2 million in deferred shares to an independently managed trust.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/tillerson-cede-control-240-million-exxon-trump-pick" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/legislation/tillerson-cede-control-240-million-exxon-trump-pick#comments Legislation Public Policy Global Economy The Latest Trump and Manufacturing Wed, 04 Jan 2017 15:23:00 +0000 506621 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Brendan Smialowski, Getty Images Mexico 'Regrets' Ford Decision to Scrap New Plant http://www.industryweek.com/trade/mexico-regrets-ford-decision-scrap-new-plant <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"The jobs generated in Mexico have contributed to keeping manufacturing jobs in the United States that would otherwise have disappeared in the face of Asian competition," the Mexican economy ministry said.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/mexico-regrets-ford-decision-scrap-new-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/mexico-regrets-ford-decision-scrap-new-plant#comments Labor / Employment Policy Public Policy Trade Global Economy Workforce The Latest Tue, 03 Jan 2017 20:34:00 +0000 505391 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Ford&#39;s Flat Rock facility, above, will expand&nbsp;and add 700 new jobs, while plans for the new San Luis Potosi&nbsp;facility in Mexico have been scrapped.</p> Ford Motor Co. Ford Cancels $1.6 Billion Mexico Plant after Trump Criticism http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/ford-cancels-16-billion-mexico-plant-after-trump-criticism <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ford cancelled plans to build a plant in San Luis Potosi and instead will build the Focus in Michigan where it currently assembles the car, which will protect about 3,500 jobs.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/ford-cancels-16-billion-mexico-plant-after-trump-criticism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/ford-cancels-16-billion-mexico-plant-after-trump-criticism#comments Expansion Management Public Policy Workforce The Latest Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:42:00 +0000 505241 at http://www.industryweek.com Ford Motor Co.