Manufacturing Sector Remains Resilient in November

U.S. factory output increased in November as supply chain pressures eased and manufacturers ramped up production to its highest level in seven months. Employment expanded to a comparable high although hiring remains a challenge. The Institute for Supply Management’s PMI increased 0.3 percent to 61.1 in November and has been above the expansion benchmark –…

Supply Chain Outlook Rallies but Concerns Linger

In spite of Covid-19 case numbers rising in the U.S., optimism in the electronics and manufacturing industries is improving.  ECIA’s latest supply chain survey on the impact of the virus points to lessening concern over component supply. Additionally, the U.S. manufacturing  index has increased for 3 consecutive months. Developments over the past month on Main…