While big numbers of retirees or soon-to-be retirees are helping drive the call for a new influx of manufacturing workers, they aren't the only reason for the urgency. U.S. manufacturers continue to announce expansions or new builds across the country and that growth means more workforce needs. Here is a look at where some of that manufacturing building growth is occurring.
The widely trumpeted growth surge in U.S. manufacturing is showing up in both new and expanded manufacturing facilities across the nation. Some factories have opened, others have been announced and even more are still raising the roof or extending their walls.
We gave you a taste of that growth in America's Factory Building Frenzy, and we provide additional evidence here.