April 29, 2015

April 2015 eNewsletter

Latest Reshoring Data Released
In the News

Reshoring and FDI Saw Continued Growth in 2014

See the full report with data on industry mix, countries reshored from, states reshored to, reasons for reshoring and the number of new jobs created: Reshoring Initiative Data Report: Reshoring and FDI Boost US Manufacturing in 2014.

Consumers Want Products Made in the U.S.
Check out this blog from the Rodon Group to learn how use of the Total Cost of Ownership Estimator™ can help your company produce more U.S.-made goods.

Harry Continues the Reshoring Discussion with Walmart
Your company can play its part in helping to reshore an estimated 300,000 manufacturing jobs by participating in Walmart's $250 Billion reshoring initiative. Learn more at JUMP.

Harry Moser, president, Reshoring Initiative (left), and Mark Espinoza, senior director corporate affairs, Walmart, in Bentonville, Arkansas discussing Walmart's 'Made in USA' program.

On the Road
Harry was a featured presenter at SelectUSA Investment Summit, and the IEDC Federal Forum, both in Washington, DC, as well as NPE and ABMA. The Investment Summit had 2,600 attendees, including from 70+ companies considering investing in the U.S. The Reshoring Initiative is available to address your company or your customers at a speaking engagement or meeting. Contact us for more info.

Left: Harry Moser and Jeff Malish, president, The Malish Corporation and ABMA. Right: At NPE in Orlando, Scott Paul, president of AAM and Harry Moser (right), at a book signing of ReMaking America.

International: Local Sourcing Makes Economic Sense
Other developed countries are recognizing the value of reshoring. We took our message global in Bordeaux, France to share our perspective on reshoring at the ISLI Supply Chain Forum 2015 in March. Find out the latest: Don't miss the boat, unless it's the offshoring boat.

It's a Grass Roots Movement
Pennsylvania and Mississippi are now running local programs that help motivate importers to source, produce and buy more from U.S.-based companies. If you sell to companies in Mississippi or Pennsylvania, find out about opportunities to accelerate these grass roots initiatives.

Data Refinement Continues
Click here to see if your company is in the database. You will be given the opportunity to edit your data or add your company if it is not yet represented.

Upcoming Events

April 29
- AGMA/ABMA Annual Meeting, Napa Valley, CA

May 20 - National Manufacturing Debate, Cranfield University, Cranfield, UK

See a list of upcoming presentations.

Reshoring Initiative Resources
Thanks to all our supporters, and especially to our sponsors. Reshoring successes depend on your help. Please consider posting a link to the Reshoring Initiative on your website, and/or donating your time, talent or dollars. Contact us for more information on how you can help or how the Initiative can help you.

Harry Moser – Founder and President, Reshoring Initiative (847) 726-2975

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