China is losing competitiveness to lower-cost producing countries like Vietnam and Indonesia, which is pressurizing its manufacturing sector, says Stanley Szeto, Chairman & CEO of Lever Style.» Read More
Weakness in air cargo markets remains the biggest worry for airlines despite some evidence of recovery in 2013.
Freedman Seating is among the U.S. manufacturers that struggle to find skilled workers to meet demand.
Singapore, one of Asia's smallest countries thinks big when it comes to defense.
With Singapore's strategic position, both regionally and as a brand, Asia's largest airshow next week is set to highlight Asia's growth potential.
With India set to welcome at least two new airlines this year, the country's aviation sector may be on the brink of a bitter war, say analysts.
Airbus is exploring ways to improve A380's sales after receiving a crucial signal from at least one of its engine makers, industry sources said.
Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit and James Knightley, U.K. economist at ING Wholesale Banking, discuss the U.K. economy following the release of the latest manufacturing PMI data.
Song Seng Wun, Regional Economist at CIMB, says the Chinese New Year lull should be taken into consideration when looking at China's latest manufacturing numbers.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the January read on consumer confidence is 80.7.
Small shops are on the cusp of turning to new, low-cost and more versatile robots in hopes of increasing their productivity and their bottom line.
Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC, warns that while January's HSBC Flash PMI data may be skewed, it does show China's economy is slowing.
Paul Krake, Founder, View from the Peak: Macro Strategies, says the increase of cost due to improved labor standards has resulted in the bottom of labor arbitrage in Asia.
China's famously foul urban air is blowing across the Pacific, and much of it is coming from the factories making consumer goods sold in the U.S.
Cotton Incorporated and Maker's Row, an online marketplace, have partnered to bring back more "Made in USA" goods.
Investors in Asia seemed to shrug off China's stronger-than-expected growth domestic product data. CNBC's Eunice Yoon describes some of the headwinds that may be weighing on sentiment.
Richard Han, CEO of Hana Microelectronics, plays down the impact of the political uncertainty in Thailand on the company's manufacturing business.
The promise of the American energy revolution as a new engine for job growth has been lauded by business leaders and politicians alike, but CNBC's Jim Cramer sees very little action.
Steve Forbes, Forbes media chairman & editor-In-chief, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, discuss how implementing innovations with cheap energy will provide a renaissance in manufacturing and create more jobs.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest producer price data and read on New York manufacturers. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in on the results.
To fix a manufacturing jobs skills gap, one group has formed to train people in industrial sewing skills, hire them and promote the trade.