Worker Dujuan Brown loads an 18 inch plastic roll into a machine at the Wrap-Tite manufacturing facility in Solon, Ohio (REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk).
Strengthening U.S. Manufacturing, Region by Region
May 13, 2013,
Last week President Obama used his trip to Austin, TX to announce the creation of three more public-private manufacturing research institutes as nodes of a $1 billion National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI). On the same day, though, there was another intriguing if lower-key announcement on the Obama administration’s manufacturing agenda.