April figures show communities that rely on manufacturing are also hurt by job losses, but they may see improvement more quickly.
Even in sectors where demand is high, the coronavirus has slowed production.
Cranking up the global manufacturing machine is not just about China.
After the coronavirus lockdown in China, British clothing retailers turn back to British manufacturers.
Because it makes everything from Post-its to plane parts, the company's performance says a lot about where this economy is.
U.S. consumers could be buying more American products. Or just buying less of everything.
It depends! The Christmas tree a potent symbol not just for the season but for the sustainability of many things we buy.
Job creation in manufacturing slowed from a boom to a trickle in 2019.
"People are scrambling to buy steel," said Lisa Goldenberg, president of Delaware Steel Co.