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Manufacturing USA 2019/2020 Highlights Report



Frank W. Gayle, Michael Molnar, John Roth, Zahraha Brunner


Manufacturing USA® is a network of public-private partnerships united to secure U.S. global leadership in advanced manufacturing through large scale collaboration on technology, supply chain, and workforce development. The network includes the U.S. Departments of Commerce (DOC), Defense (DoD), and Energy (DOE), their sponsored manufacturing institutes and six other federal partner agencies - NASA, NSF, HHS, and the Departments of Agriculture, Education and Labor. Together, they work towards accomplishing national manufacturing objectives to secure America's future through manufacturing innovation, education, and collaboration. This report provides a summary of the technology innovation and workforce development projects involving the institutes and their 1,900 member organizations.
Advanced Manufacturing Series (NIST AMS) - 600-6
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advanced manufacturing, Manufacturing USA, Commerce, NIST, America Makes, MxD, IACMI, Power America, NextFlex, LIFT, AIM Photonics, AFFOA, CESMII, RAPID, REMADE, NIIMBL, BioMADE, CYMANII, ARM, BioFabUSA, technology, innovation, workforce, competitiveness, economic growth, pandemic response, COVID-19.


Gayle, F. , Molnar, M. , Roth, J. and Brunner, Z. (2021), Manufacturing USA 2019/2020 Highlights Report, Advanced Manufacturing Series (NIST AMS), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online],, (Accessed March 2, 2024)
Created February 25, 2021, Updated November 29, 2022