Despite recent national report, manufacturing growing in Valley

Rodriguez, Adrian
March 2007
Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;3/9/2007, Issue 323681, p11
The article reports on the continuous growth in California's manufacturing sector according to some local manufacturers despite the national recession in the country's manufacturing. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, new orders for manufactured durable goods had declined by about 7.8 percent or $17.1 billion. However, local manufacturers claimed they are likely to be affected by changes within their industry rather than the overall economy.


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