Their volatility can overshadow broader trends. But those orders are just the start of a long, expansive manufacturing supply chain.
The CEO of America's biggest exporter on manufacturing in America, doing business in China and President Trump
The 102-year-old Boeing Co. just had its best year ever.
Orders fluctuate month to month in most major manufacturing industries. U.S. aerospace has been in a peacetime boom, but it’s getting harder to deliver, as July data may reveal. Click the audio player above to hear the full story.