November 8, 2012 Headlines: the trade deficit decreases, myths about the auto industry, and more.

Posted by LDonia on 11/08/2012

Bloomberg: Increase in exports leads to narrowing of trade deficit in September.

Wall St. Journal: In President Obama's second term manufacturers will need to continue working the partisan divide.

Fast Company: Foxconn reported to be considering LA and Detroit as potential locations for future factory.

The Motley Fool: Debunking three common myths surrounding the American auto industry.

New York Times: Workers in China find empowerment through unity.

The Register: iPhone no longer among top 5 smartphones sold in China, undercutting one of the company's reasons for manufacturing there.

New York Times: Tariff on solar panels unlikely to help American manufacturers because of loopholes, oversupply.

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