Executive Briefings

Is There a Manufacturing Renaissance in the U.S.?

Prospects are very bright for manufacturing in the U.S., says Raj Batra of Siemens, who believes that the U.S. now offers a high-end, innovation-oriented manufacturing environment. Batra cites 30 months of consecutive increases in the PMI index and growth in plant capacity utilization as signs that a renaissance is under way. He discusses how Siemens solutions are supporting this trend by helping manufacturers become more efficient. [Run Time (Min.): 8:45]

Prospects are very bright for manufacturing in the U.S., says Raj Batra of Siemens, who believes that the U.S. now offers a high-end, innovation-oriented manufacturing environment. Batra cites 30 months of consecutive increases in the PMI index and growth in plant capacity utilization as signs that a renaissance is under way. He discusses how Siemens solutions are supporting this trend by helping manufacturers become more efficient. [Run Time (Min.): 8:45]