manufacturing jobs, having been exported to the Third World, are now returning to America at Third World rates.
The manufacturing slowdown, combined with rising costs, has seen profit margins fall.
Companies like this all insist that American manufacturing is too competitive with anyone in the world.
Staying away from manufacturing and focusing on installation.
Specifically, in our infrastructure, in education, and in manufacturing.
The square-chined, short-legged Dung-beetle excels in the art of manufacturing gourds.
It was an age with a gift for manufacturing rites and liturgies.
We should be stopped from manufacturing by the great productivity of labor in placer mining.
They want to distribute the manufacturing load, and I'm quite willing that they should.
The effort of the marquis to improve the mode of manufacturing iron was thus rendered abortive.
1560s, "something made by hand," from Middle French manufacture, from Medieval Latin *manufactura (source of Italian manifattura, Spanish manufactura), from Latin manu, ablative of manus "hand" (see manual (adj.)) + factura "a working," from past participle stem of facere "to perform" (see factitious). Sense of "process of manufacturing" first recorded c.1600. Related: Manufactures.
1680s, from manufacture (n.). Related: Manufactured; manufacturing; manufacturable.