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New Deloitte study finds optimism has increased following the presidential election, yet uncertainty looms over new policies and regulations ahead.
U.S. manufacturers plan to hire skilled workers and invest in businesses, while overseas expansion declines, reflecting elevated concern regarding the strong dollar and increased foreign competition, according to PwC's Q1 2015 Manufacturing Barometer.
Despite temporary factors like the West Coast port strike and tough winter weather in parts of the country, the economy is expected to grow.
Job security and economic outlook within the manufacturing and logistics sectors on the upswing according to a recent survey from Randstad.
According to the report, 58% of CEOs plan on hiring in the year ahead, the highest percentage since 2007.
The report details winter weather's impact on U.S. economic data and the outlook for the economy and commercial real estate.