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The rising tide of jobs in the Lone Star State is an across-the-board phenomenon, as six Texas towns two-step into our top 10.
New Orleans, Newport News (VA), Baltimore and Philadelphia are standouts in our Logistics Leaders (Ports) category.
China’s triumph is clouded by a WTO ruling against the PRC’s subsidies of its solar panel industry.
ECD News reports, “Business Facilities, a national economic development publication, has released its annual state Automotive Manufacturing Strength ranking. For an unprecedented fourth consecutive year, Tennessee has been named the No. 1 state in the nation for Automotive Manufacturing Strength.”
The overall shape of U.S. infrastructure remains dismal, but these states are doing something about it.
Dawn Kent Azok of AL.com writes, “Business Facilities magazine has named Alabama the No. 2 state for automotive industry strength. For the fourth year in a row, Tennessee topped the magazine’s annual Automotive Manufacturing Strength ranking. But Alabama surged up from seventh place last year.”
WA, CA, OR top the field in Renewable Energy, while VT, RI, DE have the smallest carbon footprint.
MacAoidh writes, “Two items which don’t seem to make a lot of sense. First, from the Baton Rouge Business Report…”
The BayouBuzz.com reports, “Governor Jindal has another ranking about which he can crow.”
Made in Alabama reports, “Expanding production in Alabama’s auto industry means the state is ‘coming on strong as a rising automotive powerhouse,’ according to a new Business Facilities ranking.”