Industrials Manufacturing


  • Factory Orders Up 2.1% in May; GM Sales Up 6.5% in June

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on factory orders. And General Motors posted a 6.5% jump in June sales, reports CNBC's Carl Quintanilla.

  • Auto Sales Spike in June to Pre-Recession Levels Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 10:25 AM ET

    U.S. buyers snapped up new cars and trucks in June at a pace not seen since before the recession. Continuing demand for big pickups helped boost sales for Detroit's automakers.

  • Apple Applies to Register 'iWatch' in Japan Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 7:01 AM ET

    Apple has applied for a trademark for "iWatch" in Japan, a patent official said on Monday.

  • Jobs Friday Power Panel Preview Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 8:04 AM ET
    Jobs Friday Power Panel Preview

    Anthony Chan, Chase Private Client; Adam Hersh, Center for American Progress; Kevin Hassett American Enterprise Institute, and Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, dissect the most important economic data of the month and its likely impact on the markets.

  • June Jobs Data Just Ahead Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 7:04 AM ET
    June Jobs Data Just Ahead

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides a preview of this morning's employment report. And Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist, shares his insight on jobs growth and its likely impact on the markets.

  • Markets Don't Do Taper Says Santelli Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 10:51 AM ET
    Markets Don't Do Taper Says Santelli

    CNBC's Rick Santelli explains market are in for a bumpy ride on interest rates pricing.

  • Energy Costs Push Euro Zone Producer Prices Lower Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 5:11 AM ET

    Euro zone producer prices fell by slightly more than expected in May and for the third straight month reflecting the bloc's stagnant economy and giving the European Central Bank scope to keep rates at a record low.

  • China Manufacturing Weakens Again Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 10:18 AM ET
    China Manufacturing Weakens Again

    Jim Oberweis, Oberweis Asset Management president, discusses the drop in China's PMI and weighs in on China's current credit credit and its impact on future growth.

  • June ISM Index 50.9 vs. 49.0 in May Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
    June ISM Index 50.9 vs. 49.0 in May

    CNBC's Rick Santell reports breaks down the latest data on manufacturing and factory orders. And CNBC's Steve Liesman and BofA's Ethan Harris discuss whether the economy is showing signs of recovery.

  • Finally, Japan Manufacturers' Mood Turns Positive Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | 9:22 PM ET

    Sentiment among Japanese manufacturers moved into positive territory for the first time in two years in the three months to June on Monday.

  • China PMI Will Drag on Global Growth: Pro Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | 9:44 PM ET
    China PMI Will Drag on Global Growth: Pro

    David Poh, Regional Head of Asset Allocation at Societe Generale Private Banking analyzes the latest factory activity from the mainland, and explains why the global economy will be affected.

  • China Manufacturing – Getting Bad to Worse? Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 7:03 PM ET

    China's factory activity is likely to have slowed further in June, official PMI due Monday will show, with one analyst expecting the index to fall into contractionary territory for the first time in nine months.

  • The Power is Back on In Japanese Markets Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 11:18 PM ET
    The Power is Back on in Japanese Markets

    As Japan recovers from the tragedy of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, Ben Collett, Head of Asian Equities at Sunrise Brokers, sees opportunities to invest in Japan's power and manufacturing companies.

  • Durable Goods Up 3.6% in May Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    Durable Goods Up 3.6% in May

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the better-than-expected numbers on orders for long-lasting U.S. manufacturing goods, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • China's Corporate Borrowing Remains Weak: Pro Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 8:11 PM ET
    China's Corporate Borrowing Remains Weak: Pro

    Leland Miller, President, CBB International warns of disparities in government data and on the ground reality when it comes to recent concerns over China's credit system.

  • Small Planes, Big Fight: Beechcraft vs Embraer Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 1:41 PM ET

    The U.S. government was wrong to purchase foreign aircrafts for its operations in Afghanistan, the CEO of Beechcraft told CNBC this week.

  • 3-D Printing Start-up Acquired for $403 Million Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 2:55 PM ET
    3-D printer by Makerbot for sale on

    The Brooklyn, N.Y.-based start-up MakerBot has been acquired by fellow 3-D printing company Stratasys. No longer the purview of tech geeks, 3-D printing is transforming many sectors.

  • Anxiety in Detroit Over a Trove of Prized Autos Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 12:20 PM ET
    Curator Adam Lovell deflates a car capsule housing a 965 Ford XD Cobra prototype owned by the Detroit Historical Society.

    Lurching toward a possible bankruptcy filing, Detroit has become distraught at talk of selling municipal treasures, such as a classic car collection, to help pay off debts.

  • Retooling biz with robot named Baxter Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 7:40 AM ET
    Retooling Biz With Robot Named Baxter

    Scott Eckert, president and CEO of Rethink Robotics, talks about new manufacturing technologies.

  • Top US states for new manufacturing jobs Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 8:45 AM ET
    A welder builds parts for finished petroleum tanks at Southern Tank and Manufacturing Inc. in Owensboro, Kentucky, U.S.

    Which are the top states for the creation manufacturing jobs? Here's the countdown.