Manufacturing Buildup is Trending in the Right Direction

Manufacturing Buildup is Trending in the Right Direction

2014 construction outlook for the manufacturing sector

Manufacturing seems to be increasingly finding its way back home, and that has started a new growth trend for construction of industrial facilities. Although no one is ready to call it a “boom,” growth ended up right around 4% for 2013 — with forecasted growth expected to reach 6% starting in 2015. This isn’t a patriotic move designed to make more jobs for Americans, as it is sometimes cast. Rather, it is a business decision based on the cost of production and time to market. The lower

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