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COVID-19: Manufacturing News and Resources
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Manufacturing ManagementJune 1, 2020Manufacturing contracted again in May but there were signs of improvement, the Institute for Supply Management said today in a monthly report.
Manufacturing ManagementMay 28, 2020The National Association of Manufacturers said a survey shows that while optimism has dipped, manufacturers are staying open or have only temporarily closed operations because of COVID-19.
Manufacturing ManagementMay 28, 2020Durable goods orders plunged 17.2 percent in April from the month before as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) disrupted the economy, the U.S. Commerce Department said in a report today.
Manufacturing ManagementMay 21, 2020The Manufacturing Leadership Council, a division of the National Association of Manufacturers, released a new collection of emerging strategies and operational practices that manufacturers of all sizes are implementing to keep their employees safe and facilities operating.
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The U.S. Small Business Administration is providing relief programs to help keep manufacturing on track.
The Department of Labor has resources to help workers and employers address COVID-19.
The CDC provides many helpful resources to businesses and employers in response to COVID-19.
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