• Roadmap icon
  • Social Cause icon
  • HSI icon
  • Industry Trends Reports icon
  • UID icon
  • Safety Training icon
  • Annual Convention icon
  • DPR Dashboard icon
  • ICP icon
  • Public Policy icon
  • George Carver Award icon
  • Young Executives icon
  • Value Parters icon
Complete Story
 

10/20/2011

Report Focused on Driving a 'A Manufacturing Renaissance'

A Word from NAM President & CEO Jay Timmons

Manufacturers have a plan to revive the economy and put Americans back to work. It's called A Manufacturing Renaissance: Four Goals for Economic Growth. Based off the NAM's Manufacturing Strategy, this document features the policies needed to increase investment in our economy, boost trade, strengthen the workforce and drive innovation.

A Manufacturing Renaissance sets out four key goals to guide policymakers:

  • The United States will be the best place in the world to manufacture and attract foreign direct investment.
  • The United States will expand access to global markets to enable manufacturers to reach the 95 percent of consumers who live outside our borders.
  • Manufacturers in the United States will have the workforce that the 21st-century economy requires.
  • Manufacturers in the United States will be the world's leading innovators.

Achieving these goals is a priority. Today, it is 20 percent more expensive to manufacture in the United States than it is in other major industrial nations. The United States must aggressively pursue a competitiveness agenda. A Manufacturing Renaissance is such a plan.

I invite you to review the NAM's blueprint and share it with your fellow manufacturers as well as your elected representatives. You can view and download the document at www.nam.org.


Article Archive Search

Search by keyword
Search by topic

NAHAD Today

 July 2016 
SMTWTFS
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      
August 9-11, 2016

Sales Professional Training Camps - August

The Four Pillars of the Sales Profession

Dayton, OH


April 2-6, 2017

NAHAD 33rd Annual Convention

JW Marriott Hill Country Resort

San Antonio, TX

More