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US experiencing manufacturing renaissance: Brown Advisory

A combination of factors have driven down the cost of manufacturing in the US, leading a number of businesses to reshore their manufacturing operations, according to Baltimore-based investment agency Brown Advisory.

California experiences a high-tech manufacturing resurgence

California’s Silicon Valley has experienced an increase in high-tech manufacturing activity in the past few years, making Santa Clara County one of the US's leading specialised manufacturing hubs.

A need for speed puts focus on logistics providers

A need for speed puts focus on logistics providers

Logistics providers are becoming an ever more crucial component in the supply chain, as businesses recognise the importance of being able to move products to any location, quickly.

teaser-Can Chinese FDI spark global growth

Can Chinese FDI spark global growth?

Today, global growth depends on the fate of the eurozone debt crisis, US stagnation and Chinese recovery. The interplay of these triangular FDI flows and the rise of Chinese investment have the potential to make or break global growth in 2013.

Stamford mayor looks to stand out from the crowd

Stamford mayor looks to stand out from the crowd

Michael Pavia is pulling out all the stops to promote the city's business hub as a credible alternative to nearby New York City.

After the storm: how disaster can present opportunity

After the storm: how disaster can present opportunity

Officials across the US have found that their states' quick and efficient responses to major natural disasters serve as an effective promotion tool.

Japanese auto investment in US hits peak

Japanese investment into the US automotive sector reached record highs in 2012.

Louisiana receives record-breaking investment from Sasol

An investment by South Africa-based chemical and energy company Sasol is set to be the largest single manufacturing investment recorded in Louisiana's history.

Depressed US looks to China for stimulus

Depressed US looks to China for stimulus

The US midwest was hit hard during the financial crisis but an unlikely source is helping to spark its revival, with Chinese firms making their presence increasingly felt in the region with a series of investments

From steel to green

From steel to green: Pittsburgh's eco journey

Businesses in Pittsburgh are rising to the green-technology challenge by constructing zero-impact buildings using locally sourced materials.

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