TITLE

WHAT DOES IT REALLY MEAN TO A MANUFACTURER?

AUTHOR(S)
Kuehl, Chris
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Precision Manufacturing;Nov/Dec2011, pe44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of the weak U.S. dollar on manufacturers. According to the article, the weak dollar allows U.S. companies to remain competitive, while a stronger currency provides barrier to purchasing goods from U.S. companies. Companies that imports raw materials abroad are the ones hurt by the weak dollar and analysts are saying that the U.S. Federal Reserve is not likely to change this loose monetary strategy in the next few years after 2011.
ACCESSION #
67013479

 

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