Manufacturing Outlook Survey

Access national survey insights from U.S. manufacturers that are optimistic and expecting revenue growth in 2017.

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 This U.S. Manufacturing Outlook Survey report contains the expectations and opinions of more than 250 manufacturing executives from over 20 states.

Manufacturing industry headwinds are significant. They include both internal issues such as technology costs and labor shortages, and external issues like raw material prices and strength of the dollar.


“We see similar trends with many of our Virginia manufacturing clients. The top priority for manufacturers in 2017 is cutting operations costs. These challenges offer opportunities for strategic tax planning, as well as technology and transaction advisory services. We encourage our clients to be proactive.” said Gary Wallace, Keiter Partner.