Supply Chain Reinforcement
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Intelligence
By Kristin BartschiMay 09, 2022

Manufacturing Technology Orders in 2022 Had Strongest Q1 in Over Two Decades

The first quarter of 2022 had orders totaling $1.47 billion, 26.5% higher than the first quarter of 2021 and the highest Q1 of any year since 1998. The first quarter of 2022 has been extremely impressive for manufacturing technology orders.

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Advocacy
By Amber ThomasApr 20, 2022

Green for Green Energy Projects

The EXIM launched the Make More in America Initiative. This program provides domestic financing tools to help American manufacturers gain new access to capital to fill critical supply chain gaps.

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Advocacy
By Kristin BartschiApr 13, 2022

Enter to Win: The 2022 National Metalworking Reshoring Award – Now Accepting Entries

Apply for the 2022 National Metalworking Reshoring Award! The uncertainty resulting from trade wars and COVID-19, coupled with consumer demand for faster delivery and responsiveness, are helping to promote reshoring in the United States.

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Intelligence
By Kristin BartschiApr 11, 2022

Manufacturing Technology Orders Highest in Two Decades for First Two Months of 2022 

Strong consumer demand has been a key driving factor behind much of the recent capital investment from manufacturers. Despite predictions that spending would soon shift back to services, demand for manufactured products remains at historic levels.

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Technology
By Peter R. EelmanApr 04, 2022

Digital Manufacturing. Implemented.

IMTS 2022 is coming to Chicago Sept. 12-17. Get a sneak peek at the digital manufacturing practices and products designed to address the industry’s most pressing needs.

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Advocacy
By Amber ThomasMar 15, 2022

Updates From Capitol Hill: War Aid, Spending Bills, and Boosting Manufacturing

Plenty is happening in the nation’s capital on the domestic and international fronts. Of course, that’s always the case in election years with lawmakers jockeying for voters’ attention, but the war in Ukraine adds new urgency to many initiatives.

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Intelligence
By Kristin BartschiMar 14, 2022

Manufacturing Technology Orders Have Strongest January on Record

Manufacturing technology orders totaled $436.6 million in January 2022, according to the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Report published by AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology.

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Technology
By Bonnie GurneyFeb 14, 2022

IMTS Conference: Call for Speakers

Calling all exhibitors: Topic ideas and abstracts for presentations for the IMTS Conference are due March 4. We are seeking solutions-based presentations that will provide insights and actions for today’s current manufacturing challenges.

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Intelligence
By Kristin BartschiFeb 14, 2022

2021, the Best Year in Manufacturing Technology Orders

Orders of manufacturing technology surpassed $5.9 billion in 2021, marking the best year ever, according to the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Report published by AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology.

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Technology
By Peter R. EelmanFeb 06, 2022

New IMTS Initiatives: The Onshoring Project and IMTS+

The Onshoring Project and IMTS+ are new programs to strengthen and promote the positive impact of the manufacturing technology industry.

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