Growing optimism in manufacturing as 49% plan to increase hiring in next six months
Manufacturing leaders are optimistic about their own businesses, with 81% feeling optimistic about their companies’ growth over the next six months.
in the NewsState of Logistics 2016: Pursue mutual benefit December Cass Freight Index report shows continued signs of improvement Future of domestic manufacturing and transportation infrastructure go hand in hand Vanderlande appoints Remo Brunschwiler as new CEO Diesel prices fall for first time in seven weeks, reports EIA More News
|Believe U.S. economy will improve||47%||49%|
|Believe U.S. economy will get worse||10%||5%|
|Very or somewhat optimistic about own business||79%||81%|
|Very or somewhat pessimistic about own business||21%||19%|
|Plan to increase staff||43%||49%|
|Plan to decrease staff||15%||13%|
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