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Augusta economy poised to outgrow state

...and the area's real estate and construction sector," he said.Cheaper energy will also boost the state's manufacturing sector which could lead to added hiring.However, the oil-price drop is stalling gas and oil development, which impacts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-11/augusta-economy-poised-out
2015 forecast calls for 2 percent job growth in Augusta

...collecting the data, which distorts employment in states such as Georgia and South Carolina that have significant manufacturing sectors. Increases in state income-tax withholding prove the number of jobs is indeed growing."One needs to discount...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-19/2015-forecast-calls-2-perc
US factory growth slips, stays healthy in November

...And manufacturers in China are also barely growing, according to a survey by the bank HSBC Corp. Brazil's manufacturing sector contracted for the seventh time in eight months.Yet a measure of U.S. export orders rose in November, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-01/us-factory-growth-slips-no
Augusta-area companies enjoying lower fuel prices

...That's another positive for the economy. When automobile sales go up, then the jobs are needed for the manufacturing sector of the economy," he said.As consumers have more money to spend, that spending can spawn more jobs, economists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-24/augusta-area-companies-enj
Georgia economic development leader speaks to Augusta chamber members

...Innovation, which is focused on growing the aerospace, agribusiness, energy, life sciences and IT, logistics and manufacturing sectors.Carr also discussed the state's film industry as an economic driver. In 2007, the year that the state passed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-12/georgia-eco
Getting back to work

...in the world's largest economy, which, until overtaken by China in 2010, also boasted the world's largest manufacturing sector.Perhaps America could reclaim that title if more companies followed Wal-Mart's lead and the government made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-18/getting-back-work
Construction firms in Augusta area concerned with finding qualified workers

...construction industry, worries where he'll find his future workforce.Most of Herring's business comes from the manufacturing sector, which is teetering on a national resurgence, and that presents a double-edged sword for Herring.On one end...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-09-20/constructio
MAU celebrates 40th anniversary with renovations

...his faith and his winsomeness is what laid the foundation for MAU today."The company primarily serves the manufacturing sector with 70 local clients, including E-Z-Go, Kimberly-Clark and Georgia Iron Works. There are MAU offices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-05-22/mau-celebra
Manufacturing leading local temp jobs

...search of temporary employment could find it in the manufacturing sector.Many Augusta-based staffing agencies are finding...stable, Johnson said."If you look across the manufacturing sector, it's been very steady for almost three years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-05-31/manufacturi
Georgia factories growth slows

ATLANTA ? Georgia's manufacturing sector of the economy grew at a slightly slower rate in May, according to figures released Monday by the Econometric Center at Kennesaw...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-06-03/georgia-factories-growth-s