America’s longstanding ability to meet and overcome any crisis is rooted in a spirit of innovation, a capability to manufacture, and a people with skills and a commitment to succeed. The current COVID-19 crisis has challenged America’s ability to respond rapidly to a threat and exposed vulnerabilities that must be addressed to ensure America’s national and economic security, and public health, in the face of threats such as pandemics, war, and the rise of more technologically advanced adversaries. As we recover from the current crisis, and prepare for the possibility of the next, it is well past time to think about our security and competitiveness as linked to our manufacturing, supply chain, and workforce capabilities… Learn more

Launch a Resilient Manufacturing Task Force

Create a National Manufacturing Guard

Create the Technology Corps

Establish a Real-Time Supply Chain Data Exchange

For more information, please contact info at mfgguard dot com. This initiative is supported in part by the following Manufacturing USA® institutes:

Advanced Functional Fabrics of America Logo

AIM Photonics Logo

The Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing Institute Logo
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Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation Logo

Manufacturing times Digital logo

NextFlex Logo

Power America Logo
Rapid Advancement in Process Intensification Deployment Institute Logo

Reducing EMbodied-energy and decreasing Emission