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Article | June 30, 2005
Plastics Play an Indispensable Role   

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, 2005
High-Tech Industry Slowly Turns the Corner   

A new study by the AeA, the nation's largest high-tech trade association, shows that the U.S. tech industry shed 25,000 jobs in 2004, dropping to 5.6... More>>


Article | March 31, 2005
The Convergence of Health Care, Biotech, and Technology - and the Location Decisions Behind Them   

The continued integration of bio- and information-technologies into the health care industry will result in a significant shift in how new bio-based... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
The North American Automotive Industry   

The US Automotive industry has experienced significant restructuring over the past several decades. Market share for the Big Three (General Motors,... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
Getting the Best of the Aerospace Industry Site Selection Process   

The site selection process for aerospace companies can prove to be a great challenge or offer great benefits, depending on how well prepared a... More>>


Article | September 30, 2004
High Tech Industry Sheds More Than One-Half Million Jobs in 2002   

A new study released by AeA shows that in 2002 the U.S. high-tech industry lost 540,000 jobs, dropping from 6.5 million to 6.0 million. A preliminary... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Why the World's Best Companies Are Moving to Texas   

In the 19th Century, it was not uncommon to find the words “Gone to Texas” etched on abandoned shops and homesteads all across the United States... More>>


Development News | June 27, 2004
Petroleum Giant BP Considering Houston and Chicago   

Move could bring up to 500 jobs for its petrochemical business that will be spun-off in an IPO next year. More>>


Development News | June 7, 2004
Cities Work to Lure NASA Facility   

Houston offered up low taxes, a diverse workforce and a temperate climate. Newport News advertised its upscale business district, rich cultural... 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>>