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Article | March 31, 2003
Plastics Industry Outlook   

The U.S. plastics industry employs 1.4 million workers and provides more than $310 billion in annual shipments, and the plastics processing sector... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Site Selection for the Metals Industry   

Each year, a hundred or more new metal manufacturing plants are located in the U.S. In addition, two to three times as many companies make the... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Site Selection for the Plastics Industry   

What is the fourth largest manufacturing industry in the United States after Motor Vehicle and Equipment, Electronic Components and Accessories; and... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Arkansas   

Whether it’s making barbeque sauce or locating an automobile super site … the basic ingredients in the shopping list may be similar. But some... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Utilities Do More Than Provide the Juice   

It may be a no-brainer to say that any auto or aerospace company – or any heavy manufacturer, for that matter – needs to involve the local... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Credits and Incentives   

In today’s tough economic times, all companies are looking for a little extra help to increase their bottom lines. Firms in the auto industry and... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
The Future is Texas   

“The future is Texas. If you want to see where America is heading, start by studying Texas. “ --The Economist In 1901, mining engineer Captain A.... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Mississippi's Automotive & Aerospace Industries   

Mississippi is prepared to meet the needs of business and committed to assisting local, national and global companies wishing to expand or relocate... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
Oklahoma   

Oklahoma’s history is rooted deeply in a pioneering and entrepreneurial spirit. From the opening of a Ford Assemblyplant in downtown Oklahoma City... More>>


Article | December 31, 2002
The Aerospace Industry - A Mixed Picture   

The Aerospace Industries Association is a Washington, D.C.–based trade group that represents U.S. aerospace manufacturers, large and small. With 77... More>>