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Week 40 in Manufacturing News

U.S. factory orders gain steam as manufacturing keeps humming; UK manufacturing growth slows amid labour shortages and supply chain strain; EU’s costly plan to close the semiconductor gap; German industrial production fell more than expected in August on supply shortages

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Week 39 in Manufacturing News

US: Markit Manufacturing PMI Edges Lower to 60.5 in September vs. 62.5 Expected; Plastics Manufacturing Employment Outpaces U.S. Manufacturing; UK Economy Bounced Back by More Than Thought in Q2 Before Slowdown.

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Week 38 in Manufacturing News

The U.S. Is On Track to Bring a Record Number of Jobs Back to the Country; UK manufacturing orders gauge hits record high in September: CBI; Strong Rise in Manufacturing Jobs to Drive Australian Recovery.

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Week 37 in Manufacturing News

Hurricane Ida, supply constraints hold back U.S. factory production; US: Empire State Manufacturing Index improves to 34.3 in September vs. 18 expected; Germany Squeezed by Supply Chains.

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Week 36 in Manufacturing News

Manufacturing Slows in the U.S. and Abroad, Supply-Chain Bottlenecks, and a Look at Consumer Confidence; Supply chain issues weigh down UK manufacturing sector growth; Rebound in German factory output signals bottlenecks easing.

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Week 35 in Manufacturing News

U.S. manufacturing activity rises; shortages linger; Supply issues in UK manufacturing push up prices; Germany August flash manufacturing PMI 62.7 vs 65.0 expected; Australian Manufacturing New Orders Slowed in August.

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Week 34 in Manufacturing News

US: Markit Manufacturing PMI retreats to 61.2 in August vs. 62.8 expected; U.S. Manufacturing Shipments Set to Rebound in 2021; U.K. Construction and Manufacturing Push Up Wage Inflation; Supply Chain Issues are Hindering UK Manufacturing Recovery.

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Week 33 in Manufacturing News

U.S. manufacturing production accelerates in July; Nearly All Small UK Manufacturers Face Costs Headache; UK Unemployment Falls Amid Record Rise in Job Vacancies; Made Smarter Helps SME Manufacturers Prepare for Digital Future Challenges With Leadership Programme.

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Week 32 in Manufacturing News

Senate Passes $3.5 Trillion Budget Plan, Advancing Safety Net Expansion; Can US Infrastructure Plan aid Manufacturing?; UK economic recovery speeds up in June after lockdown measures relaxed; Australian Manufacturers to Share in $800 Million Funding.

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Week 31 in Manufacturing News

Solid U.S. factory orders, business spending on equipment point to enduring manufacturing strength; UK manufacturing maintains growth despite demand and supply disruption driving up costs; German factories humming, supply shortages constrain growth – PMI.

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Week 30 in Manufacturing News

DOE Announces New $60 Million Investment to Increase Energy Efficiency in Manufacturing; The Senate Voted to Take up a Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal; New £53 million funding for UK manufacturers to boost competitiveness through digital tech; Manufacturing Digitalisation Symposium – Key takeaways.

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Week 29 in Manufacturing News

Much Is at Stake for American Manufacturing in 2021; New Low-Cost Solutions Help UK Manufacturers Go Digital; Semiconductors: Europe’s Expensive Plan to Reach the Top Tier of Chipmakers; Australia: New Gold Coast Manufacturing Hub Opens in Nerang.

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