The Top 5 Manufacturing Trends In 2023
Global manufacturing and industry are still reeling from the disruption of recent years, with supply chain and workforce disruption still key issues. At the same time, the world is heading into a period of unprecedented economic uncertainty. On the face of it, this seems to suggest slowing growth and declining profits are on the cards.
However, those who can successfully navigate these challenges while leveraging the opportunities offered by automation, artificial intelligence (AI), and other pillars of the “fourth industrial revolution” to drive innovation and modernization have everything to gain. With this in mind, here are my predictions for what will be the most important trends across manufacturing and industry over the coming year.
Investing in skills to tackle workforce challenges
AI, automation, digital twins, and the internet of things
Ongoing supply chain disruption
- Net zero, ESG, and Sustainability in manufacturing
- Decentralized Manufacturing