American Manufacturing

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Manufacturing is the backbone of the American economy. Businesses in the American manufacturing industry create jobs that support and grow the middle class while driving innovation. Manufacturing accounts for a significant portion of the GDP of the U.S.A.

American manufacturing is the engine that drives the United States towards success and competitiveness on a global scale. So, Marlin Steel works hard alongside organizations such as the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) to raise awareness about issues that affect manufacturers in America.

Total Cost of Ownership and Reshoring American Manufacturing

Drew Greenblatt on October 10, 2016
American manufacturing is making a comeback, but many companies are still opting to offshore their production capacity to overseas markets. ...

Marlin at the IU SPEA Conference on U.S. Manufacturing

Marlin Steel on September 14, 2016
The Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs, (IU SPEA) holds a yearly conference to address social issues related to manufacturing ...

Why We Believe in the Friends of Manufacturing Program

Marlin Steel on August 4, 2016
Manufacturing is an enormous part of the American economy. Each year, the manufacturing sector adds trillions of dollars to the U.S.A.’s GDP, and supports millions of job throughout the states. ...

Building a Better Workforce: Marlin Steel and Competency-Based Hiring

Marlin Steel on July 13, 2016
Marlin Steel is constantly working to improve its ability to make better custom wire forms and sheet metal fabrications that can meet increasingly tight production tolerances. To this end, Marlin frequently invests in ...

The Importance of Infrastructure to Manufacturing and the U.S. Economy

Marlin Steel on June 6, 2016
Every day, manufacturers transport their goods across the country. Whether it’s by truck, train, cargo ship, or even air, manufacturers and other businesses rely heavily on American infrastructure to carry out their ...

Join Marlin Steel at a Massive Cross-Industry Convention in New York!

Marlin Steel on May 10, 2016
From June 14 to June 16, there is a massive cross-industry convention taking place in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, NY. This convention mega-event will involve many separate conventions, ...

Are Free Trade Agreements Good for American Manufacturing and Economy?

Marlin Steel on May 5, 2016
In a few recent speeches by political candidates, the subject of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) has come up more than a few times. Some are for FTAs; others are against them. The impact of free trade agreements is a ...

Marlin Steel Featured in VOA Piece On Fighting Climate Change

Marlin Steel on April 29, 2016
Marlin Steel was recently featured in a ...