Criticizing the state of American manufacturing is commonplace.
Except that we’re currently # 2 in the world for expansion prospects:
And, we improved over last month.
Tell me again, why exactly, are we bemoaning the state of manufacturing? Oh yeah … because we have less job security than all the places at the top of the chart.
Read the whole thing, entitled “World’s Factories Pick Up the Pace” in the February 2nd issue of The Wall Street Journal.