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
The manufacturing sector last month expanded at its fastest pace in almost 2-1/2 years while firms added the most workers in 15 months.
The pace of business activity in the US Midwest increased in September, though input prices dipped from a nine-month high, a report showed.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest manufacturing data.
Glen Wood, Head of Sales, Global at Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities tells CNBC's Cash Flow why the upcoming Tankan results are so significant.
China's factory activity expanded at a slower-than-expected pace in September, calling into question the strength of the country's recovery.
Spending was cut by 2 percent during the 12 months that ended in June. This is the first decline recorded since June of 2010, according to PayNet.
Snap-on's Nick Pinchuk is optimistic about business despite many risks and uncertainties.
Snap-on is up 40 percent in the past year. Its CEO Nicholas Pinchuk discusses manufacturing in the U.S. "We provide a wide range of product, and we provide it flexibly on time to the market," he says.
U.S. manufacturing activity growth slowed in September as demand for products declined and firms took on fewer workers.
Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit, comments on the euro zone following the release of the latest PMI numbers which show that demand from emerging markets remains subdued.
Eiji Toyoda, who as a member of Toyota Motor’s founding family and an architect of its method that helped turned the automaker into a global powerhouse, died on Tuesday.
Industrial production rose as a bounce back in motor vehicle assembly lifted manufacturing output, a hopeful sign for the economy.
Industrial production is up .4 of a percent to 77.8, which is in line with expectations, reports CNBC's Rick Santelli.
The pace of growth in New York state's manufacturing sector unexpectedly slowed this month but firms' outlook brightened.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on manufacturing. And CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in on the Dodd-Frank Act and what caused the housing bubble.
Karl-thomas Neumann, chairman of Opel, talks about the progress the group has made to "stabilize" and how it has managed to defend its market share in Europe.
China's imports of crude oil, iron ore, copper and soybeans fell in August from July's record highs, but shipments stayed at elevated levels.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on upbeat economic data. Both the ISM manufacturing report, as well as construction spending data will play a role in the Fed's thinking.
Tony Nash, managing director at IHS, talks about Indonesia and what its central bank can do to slow its "overheating economy".
Rob Dobson, senior economist at Markit, comments on the latest euro zone PMI figure and highlights the positive and negative signs it reveals.