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.

Marlin Steel on FOX News: We Need to Revise/Refine NAFTA

Marlin Steel on February 21, 2017
Some recent announcements from the White House have highlighted a possibility that President Trump may try to remove the long-standing North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). But, is such an event likely? And, what ...

Manufacturing Industry Highlights from the POTUS XM Radio Show

Marlin Steel on January 24, 2017
On Friday, January 20, the new Trump administration was officially sworn in to office. News outlets across the country covered the event and hosted discussions about the impact of the new administration on businesses ...

Unexpected Setbacks of Buying Parts Washing Wire Baskets Overseas

Marlin Steel on December 21, 2016
The topic of major drawbacks to buying manufactured goods from overseas isn’t a new one for the Marlin blog. In previous posts, ...

Marlin Steel Featured On Innovation Navigation On Sirius XM

Marlin Steel on November 11, 2016
Earlier this week on Tuesday, November 8, Marlin Steel CEO Drew Greenblatt was featured in Wharton University’s Innovation Navigation podcast on Sirius XM Satellite Radio. ...

VOA Feature: Why Politicians Need to Help American Manufacturers

Marlin Steel on November 4, 2016
On Tuesday, November 8, millions of Americans will cast their vote for who they want to see guide this country for the next four years. No matter who wins, that candidate will have their work cut out for them. ...

Marlin Steel in the New York Times—Fighting Poverty with Manufacturing

Marlin Steel on November 1, 2016
America has a long, proud history of being a leading producer of goods. Manufacturing products is a part of the very soul of this country. Manufacturers of all sizes created jobs that kept millions of people with only a ...

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 ...