East-North Central Articles

Article | June 30, 2004
New State-by-State Study on the Bioscience Industry   

Employment and other economic activity in the biosciences has grown dramatically in the past three years, and states working to attract bioscience... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Putting Biosciences in Their Place   

The Life Sciences industry is unique in a number of critical respects. First, it is a highly diverse sector, with products and applications ranging... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Plastics Outlook   

Founded in 1937, The Society of the Plastics Industry, Inc., (SPI), is the trade association representing one of the largest manufacturing industries... More>>


Article | December 31, 2003
Ohio: Automotive and Aerospace Industries   

As we settle in to the 21st century, no place is more ready than Ohio to expand its capabilities in the automotive and aerospace industries. More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Indiana: Be in a State of Progress   

If you’re surprised that the plastics and metals industries hold such a dominant role in Indiana business, don’t be. The Midwest remains the home... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Illinois - A Premier Business Location   

For nearly 200 years, Illinois has helped business and people realize their dreams in the middle of a country billed as the Land of Opportunity. More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Ohio: Plastics and Metals Thrive with Ohio's Third Frontier Project   

While the plastics and metals industries may not have always received the type of attention afforded to the high-tech industries, they remain... More>>


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 | 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>>