Positive Signs for Manufacturing?

December 2010
Metal Center News;Dec2010, Vol. 50 Issue 13, p70
Trade Publication
The article reports on the statement of Dr. Chris Kuehl, economic analyst for the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International (FMA) on the situation of U.S. manufacturers in 2011 as presented in Fabrinomics, FMA's economic newsletter. He reveals that the National Federation of Small Business Optimism Index has increased by 97.1 points from 2.7. He cites three factors for small business community to recover including consumer demand, capital, and a semi-predictable environment.


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