MMGT 1012 intro to manufacturing

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MMGT 1012 Intro to Manufacturing
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What is Manufacturing? Changing the properties and/or shape of raw materials while adding value in an organized fashion.
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Name some things which are manufactured? Automobiles Computers Motorcycles Food products (processing & packaging) Tool boxes Furniture Cell phones Pharmaceuticals Appliances Pencils & pens Airplanes Clothing Golf clubs
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Top Manufacturing Industries What manufacturing industry makes the most money in the U.S
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What are your first thoughts when you here the word manufacturing? During the industrial revolution manufacturing facilities were dirty, low paying and dangerous. Today manufacturing facilities are clean, automated, high paying, efficient, environmentally friendly and safe.
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How important is manufacturing to the United States? Manufacturing accounts for 12% of the U.S economy which is the largest contributor. 2/3 of the U.S exports are manufactured goods Manufacturing capability directly correlates with a nations standard of living. Our manufacturing capability led to our victory in WWII.
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Total U.S Exports
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Why has manufacturing received so much bad press recently? Outsourcing leading to layoffs- The concept of taking
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