PwC provides advisory, assurance, or tax services to all of the Industrial Manufacturing companies listed in the Fortune 500. Our Industrial Manufacturing practice comprises a global network of industry professionals who provide assurance, tax, and advisory services to public and private industrial manufacturing companies around the world. PwC's specialists are recognized for their innovation in resolving complex business issues through analysis, and the development and implementation of tailored solutions. Central to the successful delivery of our services is an in-depth understanding of today’s industry issues, in addition to a wealth of specialized resources and best practices.
US manufacturing industry executives who responded to PwC's quarterly Manufacturing Barometer Survey are optimistic about the outlook for domestic manufacturing. Their hiring plans remain consistent, but they expressed concern about the difficulty of finding qualified workers, and global uncertainty is limiting long term capital spending.
|Assembling value: Q4 2013
Industrial manufacturing mergers and acquisitions activity rose in the second half of the year, with oil and gas end-markets driving deals in the industrial machinery sector. Deal strategies are expected to shift to growth-oriented transactions in 2014.
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