Manufacturing Market Hits Slump as Worldwide Financial Crisis Deepens

Buckley, Bruce
December 2008
ENR: Engineering News-Record;12/15/2008, Vol. 261 Issue 19, p56
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the impact of the global financial crisis on the construction of manufacturing and industrial facilities. It notes that construction projects in many sectors have been canceled or at best deferred, leaving many design and construction firms pessimistic about their backlogs. U.S.-based and non-U.S. automobile manufacturers are reporting massive double-digit sales decline.


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