Anchorage, AK had largest % decline; Bakersfield-Delano, CA and Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX are top gainers.
DOC anti-dumping decision provides strong support for US manufacturers, ruling foreign competitors dumping products into US market.
Solar Energy Industries Association President expresses disappointment in China’s decision to escalate the U.S.-China solar trade conflict.
Redesigns and introductions from nearly every manufacturer across all product categories have hit showrooms in the last few years.
Jones Lang LaSalle sees industrial development and investment attracting interest from overseas firms.
750 U.S. aerospace jobs directly supported by exports in WA State, CA, PA, VA, plus 1,000+ indirect jobs at suppliers throughout U.S.
National Retail Federation: loophole allows most online sellers to avoid sales tax collection to the detriment of local retailers and communities.
Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO): Fostering Innovation Act will help ease regulatory burdens on emerging biotechnology companies.
CA adds most construction jobs, D.C. adds highest % year-over-year; FL largest annual decline, AK largest % drop in construction jobs.
A new report by The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM): in 2012, 50 metros will achieve real GMP growth rates of 3% or more, led by Austin, Houston.