Category: Manufacturing

Delaware ranked third for state support of arts Delaware Arts Alliance (DAA) shared the findings of The National Assembly of State Arts Agencies’ (NASAA’s) State Arts Agency Fiscal Year 2016 Legislative Appropriations Preview report. The report shows that Delaware is third in the nation for the Per Capita State Arts Agency Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2016. DAA…

DuPont’s second-quarter sales were $8.6 billion, down 11 percent compared with last year. The company said the drop was due to negative impacts from currents, portfolio changes, volume and its local product and price mix. Second-quarter operating earnings were $1.18 per share, compared to $1.17 per share in the prior year.  GAAP1 earnings were $1.03…

July 2015 Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey Manufacturing activity in the region increased modestly in July, according to firms responding to this month’s Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey for the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia  Indicators for general activity, new orders, and shipments remained positive, although they declined from their readings in June. Employment was essentially flat at…

On Monday,  U.S. Senator Chris Coons (D-Del.) hosted U.S. Export-Import Bank Chairman and President Fred Hochberg in Delaware to highlight the critical role the bank plays in supporting Delaware manufacturers exporting products to developing markets by filling gaps in private export financing. EXIM supported $317 million in exports from Delaware, and is set to expire…