Manufacturing competitiveness hub
Explore the global competitive landscape
Deloitte’s Manufacturing Competitiveness Hub is designed to be your go-to resource for our research, which provides deep perspectives and recommendations from senior leaders in business, government, academia, as well as the public. To learn more about the drivers critical to becoming more competitive in this global marketplace, we invite you to explore our Hub.
Manufacturing is proven to be a key driver for economic growth — attracting investments, spurring innovation, and creating high-value jobs. That’s why for several years, Deloitte has been working with the World Economic Forum, the U.S. Council on Competitiveness, and the Manufacturing Institute to identify challenges and opportunities facing manufacturers today.
Why manufacturing matters
Manufacturing capabilities are a strong predictor of a growing economy and a critical enabler of middle class prosperity — just think of Japan, Korea, China, or Germany. In the United States, however, manufacturing is experiencing a crisis of confidence. Americans view the manufacturing sector as fragile and unstable, yet remain steadfast in their support. Sound like a world of paradoxes? The report highlights findings in our research that outline why manufacturing matters.