Highlights U.S. industrial activities and features: economic assumptions; recent financial performance of U.S. manufacturing corporations; the U.S. export boom and economic growth; highlights of the 1993 U.S. outlook; the top 50 trade events in 1993; Dept. of Commerce competitive assessments; industry reviews; trade finance; educational training; and forecasts. Also lists industry analysts by name with a phone number.The automakersa#39; quest for environmentally friendly vehicles with improved fuel economy and lower pollutants has led to the development of ... thermoplastic for an operating component inside an engine block, GM has replaced a proven metal guide with a plastic valve roller-lifter guide. ... It could save 770 gallons of gas over 100, 000 miles of service and emit 6.5 fewer tons of carbon dioxide. ... expected to grow 7 percent annually through 1997, according to one industry study.
|Title||:||U. S. Industrial Outlook, 1994|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1994-02-01|