eBook Manufacturing & Distribution USA, 9th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1410319288
  • ISBN-13: 9781410319289
  • DDC: 338.476709
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 2547 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2015, 2013, 2011
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released October 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

Manufacturing & Distribution USA covers three industrial sectors, in detail: (1) Manufacturing, (2) Wholesale Trade and (3) Retail Trade. Together these sectors represented 24 percent of the U.S. economy in terms of GDP and 24 percent of nonfarm employment in 2015. They have also been recovering more quickly from the last recession than the rest of the economy. Between 2009—the trough year of the most recent recession—and 2015, the MDUSA industries were up 27 percent while all other sectors were up 24 percent. This is a change worth watching.
Again in this edition, as in earlier editions, each industry profile includes a list of up to 75 companies active in that industry and offering users sales, employment and contact information for each company listed.
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What's New

  • Covers 12 percent more manufacturing Industries than the last 3 editions.
  • This edition covers 364 Manufacturing industries (43 more than before) and 130 Distribution industries at the 6-digit NAICS level.
  • First edition to be organized around the 2012 NAICS structure.
  • Data from the 2012 Economic Census finally became available at the 6-digit NAICS level in 2016 and it is around these data that the new edition is structured.
  • Annual surveys by both the Census Bureau and Bureau of Labor Statistics through 2014 are also included.
  • Presents 20 years worth of data on 494 industries with projections through 2018.
  • Includes reconstructed historical records for 120 manufacturing industries.
  • Starting in 2003 and running through 2011 the Census Bureau reported on a group of manufacturing industries in collective form only.
  • During this period the editors of MDUSA were obliged to follow suit.
  • In 2013 the Bureau once again began to report annually on all 6-digit NAICS manufacturing industries but did not retroactively fill in the gaps left by its earlier aggregation.
  • The editors of MDUSA have recreated the historical record for these 120 manufacturing industries in the new edition.
  • This is fully explained in the frontmatter and extrapolations are noted within the body.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1410318753 | ISBN-13: 9781410318756

Table of Contents

Volume I.
Preface.
Introduction.
Overview of Content and Sources.
Part I - Manufacturing by NAICS Code, NAICS 311111-332119.
Volume II.
Preface.
Introduction.
Overview of Content and Sources.
Part I, Continued - Manufacturing by NAICS Code, NAICS 332215-339999.
Volume III.
Preface.
Introduction.
Overview of Content and Sources.
Part II - Wholesale and Retail Industries by NAICS Code, NAICS 423110-454390.
Indexes.
NAICS Index.
Product/Activity Index.
Company Index.