Manufacturing Council Seeking Applications - Due April 15


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As announced in the Federal Register March 16, the Department of Commerce is currently seeking applications for membership on the Manufacturing Council (Council). The purpose of the Council is to advise the Secretary of Commerce on matters relating to the competitiveness of the U.S. manufacturing sector and to provide a forum for regular communication between Government and the manufacturing sector.

The Manufacturing and Services division of the International Trade Administration oversees the administration of the Council and
collaborates with Congress and other stakeholders to increase the global competitiveness of the U.S. manufacturing sector, and works to connect U.S. industry to the resources and tools available in the federal government to help support the creation of sustainable, highly skilled jobs for the 21st century economy.

Please submit application information via e-mail to or by mail to J. Marc Chittum, Office of Advisory Committees, Manufacturing Council Executive Secretariat, U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 4043, 1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230.

All applications must be received by the Office of Advisory Committees by close of business on April 15, 2010

J. Marc Chittum
Manufacturing Council
Room 4043
1401 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20230
telephone: 202-482-4501

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