Expansion Management http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6655/more en Manufacturing Tops List of $4.2 Billion Investment in South Carolina http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/manufacturing-tops-list-42-billion-investment-south-carolina <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Manufacturing accounted for $3.6 billion in capital investment, representing 86% of the annual total. The industry also added 56% of the state’s new jobs totaling 9,680. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/manufacturing-tops-list-42-billion-investment-south-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/manufacturing-tops-list-42-billion-investment-south-carolina#comments Strategic Siting Expansion Management The Latest Thu, 04 Feb 2016 19:27:00 +0000 248771 at http://www.industryweek.com Volvo Car Group Renault Opens First China Factory http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/renault-opens-first-china-factory <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The $1.2-billion facility in Wuhan, a carmaking hub in the central province of Hubei, is a joint venture with Chinese manufacturer Dongfeng and will have an initial production capacity of 150,000 vehicles a year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/renault-opens-first-china-factory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/renault-opens-first-china-factory#comments Competitiveness Companies & Executives Expansion Management The Latest Mon, 01 Feb 2016 18:31:00 +0000 234031 at http://www.industryweek.com Keith Tsuji, Getty Images Michigan Universities' Alliance Has $17.5 Billion Impact http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/michigan-universities-alliance-has-175-billion-impact <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>For every dollar the state invests in the three URC universities, Michigan now reaps $22 in economic benefits.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/michigan-universities-alliance-has-175-billion-impact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/michigan-universities-alliance-has-175-billion-impact#comments Education / Training Expansion Management Workforce The Latest Fri, 29 Jan 2016 19:25:00 +0000 233171 at http://www.industryweek.com URC Peugot, Airbus to Return to Iran with Sanctions Lifted http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/peugot-airbus-return-iran-sanctions-lifted <div class="field-byline"> Guy Jackson </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>President Hassan Rouhani sealed industrial deals with France valued at around $18 billion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/peugot-airbus-return-iran-sanctions-lifted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/peugot-airbus-return-iran-sanctions-lifted#comments Expansion Management Global Economy The Latest Wed, 27 Jan 2016 19:27:00 +0000 225861 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, addressing the U.N. General Assembly last September.</p> Getty Images 3D Hub Growing in Chattanooga http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/3d-hub-growing-chattanooga <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“The availability of a variety of 3D printers, some so new that they aren’t even on the market yet, is a big draw for our company” explains Keith Campbell, CEO of 3D Ops.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/3d-hub-growing-chattanooga" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/3d-hub-growing-chattanooga#comments Expansion Management Technology The Latest Wed, 27 Jan 2016 15:20:00 +0000 225741 at http://www.industryweek.com 3D Ops Mixed Messages for San Diego's Economic Outlook http://www.industryweek.com/demographics/mixed-messages-san-diegos-economic-outlook <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>San Diego lags previous recessions in recovery of manufacturing jobs and troubling signs point to further economic woes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/demographics/mixed-messages-san-diegos-economic-outlook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/demographics/mixed-messages-san-diegos-economic-outlook#comments Ideaxchange Industry Clusters Demographics Product Development Research & Development Workforce The Latest Tue, 26 Jan 2016 21:29:00 +0000 218831 at http://www.industryweek.com Sony Moves PlayStation Business to the US http://www.industryweek.com/technology/sony-moves-playstation-business-us <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As of April,the game console hardware, software and online businesses will be unified in a new company called Sony Interactive Entertainment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/sony-moves-playstation-business-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/sony-moves-playstation-business-us#comments Strategic Siting Technology The Latest Tue, 26 Jan 2016 19:32:00 +0000 218361 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Attendees at Gamescom 2015 in Cologne, Germany, get their fill of PlayStation.</p> Getty Images US Broadens Allowable Exports to Cuba http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-broadens-allowable-exports-cuba <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The rule changes, which go into effect January 27, will allow more U.S. exports related to disaster preparedness, education, agricultural production, food processing, public transportation and artistic endeavors</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-broadens-allowable-exports-cuba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-broadens-allowable-exports-cuba#comments Expansion Management Trade Global Economy The Latest Tue, 26 Jan 2016 18:06:00 +0000 217481 at http://www.industryweek.com Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Ford to Exit Japan, Indonesia http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/ford-exit-japan-indonesia <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In 2015, Ford sales accounted for just 0.1% of the Japanese market and only 0.6% in Indonesia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/ford-exit-japan-indonesia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/ford-exit-japan-indonesia#comments Competitiveness Expansion Management Finance Global Economy The Latest Mon, 25 Jan 2016 18:29:00 +0000 215631 at http://www.industryweek.com Ford Motor Co. Coke, Renault-Nissan Invest Big in Argentina http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-markets/coke-renault-nissan-invest-big-argentina <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Latin America's third-biggest economy emerged last month from 12 years of protectionist trade policies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-markets/coke-renault-nissan-invest-big-argentina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-markets/coke-renault-nissan-invest-big-argentina#comments Emerging Markets Expansion Management Global Economy The Latest Fri, 22 Jan 2016 18:08:00 +0000 214111 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>A street in Buenos Aires.</p>