July 2022 Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey

July 2022 Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey

July 2022 Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey Note: Survey responses were collected from July 11 to July 18. Manufacturing activity in the region declined overall in July, according to the firms responding to this month’s Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey. The survey’s indicators for current general activity and new orders declined further into negative territory. The shipments

China’s economy didn’t bounce back in the second quarter, survey finds

China’s economy didn’t bounce back in the second quarter, survey finds

China’s exports surged by 16.9% in May from a year ago, two times faster than analysts expected. Pictured here on June 15, 2022, are workers in Jiangsu province making stuffed toy bears for export. Si Wei | Visual China Group | Getty Images BEIJING — Chinese businesses ranging from services to manufacturing reported a slowdown

June 2022 Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey

June 2022 Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey

June 2022 Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey Note: Survey responses were collected from June 6 to June 13. Manufacturing activity in the region weakened, according to the firms responding to the June Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey. The indicators for current activity and new orders turned negative, and the shipments index also declined but remained positive. However,

Future manufacturing engineers must be creative automation experts, survey finds

Future manufacturing engineers must be creative automation experts, survey finds

84% of respondents to the IMechE and IET survey ranked automation, robotics and mechatronics as the most important skills for manufacturing engineers in the next 10 years (Credit: Shutterstock) Future manufacturing engineers will need to complement deep knowledge of automation and robotics with advanced communication skills and creativity to keep up