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U.S. producer prices in December recorded their biggest fall in more than three years on tumbling energy costs.
The employment participation rate remains near historic lows. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports one new study calls the idea of a renaissance in manufacturing a myth.
CNBC''s Scott Cohn reports the results of a new study shows the U.S. has a long way to go to regain jobs lost in the manufacturing sector since 2000.
Despite anecdotal evidence, a new study is dismissing the U.S. manufacturing renaissance as little more than a "myth."
Airbus and Boeing need to step up on aircraft technology as recent tragedies will likely increase demand for sophisticated jets, says Neal Dihora, Equity Analyst at Morningstar.
Manufacturing PMI data for the euro zone came in below expectations in December at 50.6. CNBC presenters Wilfred Frost and Julia Chatterley discuss the "disappointing" data.
China's factory activity sputtered in December, underlining challenges facing the country's manufacturers amid rising costs and softening demand.
In a fresh sign China's economy is slowing, the final China HSBC PMI for December indicated manufacturing contracted for the first time in seven months.
Modi's "make in India" drive to turn the country into a manufacturing and export powerhouse has hit a serious headwind: Too few skilled laborers.
Audi plans to increase spending on new models, plants and technology to around $29 billion through 2019, striving to top BMW as the largest luxury-car maker.
Japan's industrial output posted a surprise drop in November, while inflation slowed, offering fresh signs efforts to kickstart the economy face headwinds.
A decade after splitting two railroad manufacturers from the same company to promote competition, China now wants to recombine them. The Financial Times reports.
Europe is exposed to Russia's market and its economic downfall, however the impact could be "fairly limited" on the EU markets says Otilia Dhand, vice president of Teneo Intelligence.
The iconic Lincoln Log toy has moved its manufacturing back to the U.S., without hurting its profit margins. Here's a look behind the scenes.
The U.S. manufacturing sector continued to expand in December but its growth rate hit an 11-month low, an industry report showed on Tuesday.
Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics at HSBC, says the contraction in December's flash purchasing managers' index indicates that China is in need of more easing.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest industrial production data.
Atsushi Nakajima, Chairman of Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry, says the first-quarter outlook for big manufacturers is "too cautious" amid favorable factors like a weak yen and drop in fuel prices.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on Ohio's efforts to keep young people in the region, as the state efforts an economic comeback.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the Ohio city's attempt to revitalize its economy by returning to its manufacturing roots.