Here are our latest reports on advanced manufacturing in the East Bay.
Made in the east bay: A study of advanced manufacturing in the East Bay
According to conventional wisdom, "we don't make things in America anymore." That is not true. And especially untrue in Alameda County where the manufacturing sector accounted for the largest share of the county's overall Gross Regional Product.
Advancing Manufacturing: Contra Costa County
Manufacturing is crticial to Contra Costa County’s economy. The sector employs more than 16,680 workers, making it the 7th largest employment sector with average wages well above the median household income.
Job Opportunities in advanced manufacturing: Contra Costa County
A key question in the workforce needs assessment survey of advanced manufacturing firms asked employers about jobs for which they have “significant difficulty finding qualified applicants.” This question identifies the workforce needs of employers and indicates the relationship between occupational supply and demand.