• Calls for end to oil export ban are getting louder Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 2:41 PM ET
    Oil tanker at the Port of Long Beach, Calif.

    Ending the U.S. oil export ban could be a boon for growth, two research reports argued Thursday.

  • Where US manufacturing jobs are growing Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 11:02 AM ET
    An employee loads sheets for countertops onto a conveyor at the IceStone LLC manufacturing facility in the Brooklyn.

    Portions of New York City are experiencing significant job growth—particularly in manufacturing.

  • US, UK manufacturers face digital skills shortage Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 7:47 AM ET
    A worker installs tires on a 2014 Jeep Wrangler as it undergoes assembly at the Chrysler Toledo North Assembly Plant, May 7, 2014 in Toledo, Ohio.

    The slow start to the West's manufacturing revival is under threat from a shortage of skilled workers, experts told CNBC.

  • Does PMI data indicate a turnaround for China?  Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 11:15 PM ET

    Li Daokui, Former Adviser at the People's Bank of China, says HSBC's preliminary reading on May factory activity indicates that the Chinese economy is gradually stabilizing.

  • Why the rebound in China PMI isn't surprising  Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 10:14 PM ET

    Geoff Lewis, Global Market Strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, says an upbeat manufacturing figure for May came as no surprise given China's rising exports and recent stimulus measures.

  • Expect more adjustment out of China: Pro  Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 9:47 PM ET

    John Taylor, Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics at Stanford University, says HSBC's preliminary reading of Chinese manufacturing is a good sign but explains why he's cautious.

  • China May flash PMI will be weak: Newedge  Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 6:48 PM ET

    Fraser Howie, Director at Newedge, explains why he expects HSBC's preliminary manufacturing gauge to show another month of contraction in May.

  • Hot engine growth drivers for 2H  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 8:36 AM ET

    Businesses are seeing the need to invest if they want to get a step ahead, says Gus Faucher PNC senior economist discussing which factors will likely drive the economy forward in the second half of the year. CNBC's Steve Liesman, weighs in.

  • Confusing data for markets  Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 11:23 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down how the market is reacting to today's mixed economic data.

  • Texas delegation woos Sriracha plant Monday, 12 May 2014 | 5:30 PM ET

    As the makers of Sriracha battle to stay open in California, legislators from Texas are wooing them to move to the Lone Star State—USAT.

  • The comeback of 'Made in USA' in manufacturing Monday, 12 May 2014 | 9:35 AM ET
    The NYK Joanna container ship sits docked at the Dante B. Fascell Port of Miami-Dade County in Miami.

    In a twist on "Made in USA," more small to mid-sized U.S. businesses are making and exporting goods as part of their growth strategy.

  • Ronald DeFeo, chairman & CEO of Terex Corporation, weighs in on corporate tax reform and his plan to remain globally competitive.

  • Santelli Exchange: Service sector outlook  Monday, 5 May 2014 | 10:41 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Thomas Derry, ISM CEO, about the latest April ISM manufacturing results and the outlook for the service sector.

  • ISM data puts focus on economy: Liesman  Monday, 5 May 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in on the April ISM non-manufacturing data and what it means for the U.S. economy.

  • April ISM non-manufacturing 55.2  Monday, 5 May 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest ISM non-manufacturing data.

  • Services grow in April, but not as quickly: Markit Monday, 5 May 2014 | 9:58 AM ET

    Growth in the U.S. services sector slowed slightly in April, and the pace of employment slackened to its slowest in more than a year.

  • Not worried about China's April PMI: CIMB  Sunday, 4 May 2014 | 9:45 PM ET

    After HSBC's final reading of Chinese factory activity in April showed another month of contraction, Arup Raha, Chief Economist at CIMB, explains why he' still optimistic on the mainland.

  • Manufacturing renaissance key to US growth: Pro  Friday, 2 May 2014 | 3:30 PM ET

    Will manufacturing move the jobs needle? Dorothy Weaver, Collins Capital Investments chairman and CEO, and Imara Jones, ColorLines Magazine, discuss what the revival in American manufacturing means for the U.S. economy.

  • Manufacturing regains strength  Friday, 2 May 2014 | 3:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports semiconductor outfit, GlobalFoundries will be looking to fill a brand new, $8 billion chip making facility in upstate New York.

  • A chip shot to grow jobs in upstate New York Friday, 2 May 2014 | 10:35 AM ET
    GlobalFoundries campus in Malta, N.Y.

    Taking advantage of tax incentives, chipmaker GlobalFoundries opened its first U.S. plant in New York and created 2,200 jobs.