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  1. Matt Arnold, CEO of Look Trailers, tours the company's utility trailer manufacturing facility

    US factories desperate for workers, even as ranks of jobless remains high

    Matt Arnold just spent US$5,000 to run help-wanted ads for his company's five trailer factories scattered from Pennsylvania to Utah.
  2. FILE PHOTO: An employee works at the Kirsh Foundry in Beaver Dam

    US factory activity picks up in March; cost pressures building: IHS Markit

    US factory activity picked up in early March amid strong growth in new orders, but supply chain disruptions because of the COVID-19 pandemic ...
  3. Tesla's primary vehicle factory reopens in Fremont

    Firefighters responding to fire at Tesla's Fremont factory: KTVU Fox 2

    Firefighters are responding to a fire at Tesla Inc's factory in Fremont, California, local media outlet KTVU Fox 2 reported on Thursday.
  4. FILE PHOTO: ThyssenKrupp steel factory in Duisburg

    German factory orders rise strongly in January

    German factory orders rise strongly in January
  5. FILE PHOTO: SpaceX founder and chief engineer Elon Musk attends a news conference at the Kennedy Sp

    Elon Musk-led SpaceX's job ad shows plan for Starlink factory in Texas

    SpaceX is building a new factory in Texas for its satellite-based broadband service Starlink, according to a job posting from the company, as ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: An employee works at the Kirsh Foundry in Beaver Dam

    US factory activity scales three-year high, price pressures building

    U.S. manufacturing activity increased to a three-year high in February amid a surge in new orders, but factories continued to face higher costs ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Employees wearing masks work at a factory of the component maker SMC during a governmen

    Tech demand drives Asia's factory revival, China's slowdown puts dampener

    Solid demand for technology goods drove extended growth in Asia's factories in February, but a slowdown in China underscored the challenges facing ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: A Tesla sign at the carmaker's branch office in Bern, Switzerland

    Tesla's Musk says US factory closed for two days due to parts shortages

    Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said the electric vehicle company's Fremont, California plant shut down for two days this week due to ...
  9. Microfactory cells designed to automate the assembly of electronics by Bright Machines Inc.

    US factory orders beat expectations in December

    New orders for US-made goods rose more than expected in December and business spending on equipment was solid, pointing to continued strength in ...