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  • Sunny Skies Ahead: Boeing Raises Jetliner Forecast Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 9:12 AM ET
    Boeing 787 Dreamliiner

    Boeing upgraded its 20-year forecast for airplane demand as aerospace firms heading to next week's Paris Air Show look beyond the financial crisis to pin their hopes on Asia.

  • Manufacturing Hits Stall Speed   Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 6:20 AM ET
    Manufacturing Hits Stall Speed

    Chad Moutray, National Association of Manufacturers chief economist, explains how an unfavorable export climate is impeding the creation of manufacturing jobs.

  • Data Not Supportive of Fed's Tapering: Pro   Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 5:00 AM ET
    Data Not Supportive of Fed's Tapering: Pro

    Gina Sanchez, chairwoman and founder of Chantico Global, says the Fed will ere on the side of caution because of weakness in manufacturing and labor markets as well as missed sales expectations.

  • UK Growth Is 'Gathering Momentum': Pro   Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 4:31 AM ET
    UK Growth Is 'Gathering Momentum': Pro

    Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit, says the U.K. is "gathering momentum" following the release of manufacturing and industrial output numbers and expects GDP to reach 0.5% in the current quarter.

  • Chevy Volt joins electric car price war Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 5:25 PM ET
    Chevy Volt

    With Chevy Volt sales lagging and inventory backing up, General Motors is offering up to $5,000 cashback in hopes of spurring greater sales.

  • Shifting Balance of Power in Aviation Business Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 3:47 AM ET
    A visitor watches the Airbus A380 during its flying display at the last Paris Air Show in 2011

    A few years ago the lion's share of "action" in the aerospace industry was focused on military aircraft, but now the balance of power has tipped to the commercial side, according to an expert.

  • Why the Auto Industry Is Poised for a Hiring Spree Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 6:09 AM ET

    The auto industry is about to go on a hiring spree as carmakers and parts suppliers race to find engineers, technicians, and factory workers.

  • Customer Clout: Retail Acting on Shopper Reviews Sunday, 9 Jun 2013 | 5:07 PM ET

    Customer reviews influencing what retailers do more than ever before. The culprit: social media and the risks that negative comments can go viral quicker than ever before.

  • Welcome Home: 'Made in USA' on the Rise Saturday, 8 Jun 2013 | 4:41 AM ET
    Maker’s Row co-founders Matthew Burnett and Tanya Menendez.

    Abandoning China, more manufacturers are mining technology and crowdfunding to raise capital to make "Made in USA" goods, which means U.S. jobs. What's driving the reshoring surge?

  • Euro Zone Engine Sputters on Weaker Exports Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 4:09 AM ET
    German Factory Worker.jpg

    Germany's Bundesbank cut its growth outlook for Germany, as it sees exports rising slower than imports, but added that the country could see strong growth in the second quarter of this year.

  • Toyota's Unveils New Splashy Corolla Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 12:34 PM ET
    The 2014 Toyota Corolla

    The Japanese automaker delivers a bolder design, more room, and better mileage with its 11th generation Corolla.

  • Apple's Coming 'Wild Card' May Be Truly Wild Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 6:05 AM ET

    Despite speculation that Apple next week will announce a music-streaming service, the iPhone maker might have something else up its sleeve.

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    As Presidents Obama and Xi Jinping meet this weekend, China's aggressive actions and halting cooperation on a growing list of issues undermine the U.S. economy and national security.

  • 10 cool 'made in the USA' products Saturday, 8 Jun 2013 | 9:27 AM ET

    More consumers are asking questions about overseas-made products including apparel. See a list of 10 neat products, curated by USA Love List, a site devoted to American-made goods.

  • US Criticism Of India Trade Practices   Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 6:50 PM ET
    U.S. Criticism Of India Trade Practices

    Linda Dempsey, VP for International Economic Affairs at the National Association of Manufacturers, discusses the headwinds in international trade, focusing on what she calls "unfair" trade practices in India.

  • Initial Jobless Claims 346,000   Thursday, 6 Jun 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    Initial Jobless Claims 346,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the weekly numbers on unemployment and discusses what it indicates about job creation and the U.S. economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Flextronics: Chengdu Investment Paying Off   Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 8:35 PM ET
    Flextronics: Chengdu Investment Paying Off

    Francois Barbier, President, Global Operations at Flextronics, describes how far the company's investment in the Chinese province of Chengdu has gone, one year since pumping money into its project there.

  • U.S. Still Best? Ask Donald Trump   Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 2:04 PM ET
    U.S. Still Best? Ask Trump

    Donald Trump says the country isn't as great as it could be. Much of that has to do with the fact that we don't make anything anymore.

  • China's Strength Could Become Its Weakness Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 9:42 AM ET

    Amid growing domestic tensions and internal imbalances, China's new leaders are working to wean its economy off decades of state investment.

  • ISM Index 53.7; April Factory Orders Up 1.0% in April   Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
    ISM Index 53.7; April Factory Orders Up 1.0% in April

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on manufacturing and the economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman; Maury Harris, UBS; and Tom Porcelli, RBC Capital Markets.