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Countries Best-Positioned To Benefit From The Rise Of Advanced Manufacturing, 2018 [Infographic]

United States, China, India, Japan, and the United Kingdom are among the top 50 countries best-positioned to benefit from the rise of advanced manufacturing and smart factories, according to a new report. Japan ranked number 1 on the WEF’s Global Manufacturing Index 2018, followed by South Korea (No. 2), Germany (No. 3), and Switzerland (No. 4).

While China was ranked 5th, the Czech Republic, the United States, Sweden, Austria, and Ireland stood at 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th positions in the index, respectively.

Among BRICS countries, China is ranked 5th, India 30th, Russia 35th, Brazil 41st, and South Africa at 45th place.

Other countries, including New Zealand (53rd), the United Arab Emirates (57th), Hong Kong (58th), Greece (60th), Australia (61st), were ranked below Argentina (50th). The report analyses the development of modern industrial strategies and collaborative action.

Countries Best-Positioned To Benefit From The Rise Of Advanced Manufacturing, 2018

  1. Japan
  2. South Korea
  3. Germany
  4. Switzerland
  5. China
  6. Czech Republic
  7. United States
  8. Sweden
  9. Austria
  10. Ireland
  11. Singapore
  12. Thailand
  13. United Kingdom
  14. Finland
  15. Italy
  16. Slovak Republic
  17. Hungary
  18. France
  19. Poland
  20. Malaysia
  21. Slovenia
  22. Mexico
  23. Romania
  24. Belgium
  25. Israel
  26. Netherlands
  27. Denmark
  28. Philippines
  29. Spain
  30. India
  31. Lithuania
  32. Turkey
  33. Canada
  34. Estonia
  35. Russia
  36. Norway
  37. Croatia
  38. Indonesia
  39. Portugal
  40. Bulgaria
  41. Brazil
  42. Serbia
  43. Ukraine
  44. Saudi Arabia
  45. South Africa
  46. Egypt
  47. Costa Rica
  48. Vietnam
  49. Latvia
  50. Argentina
  51. Tunisia
  52. El Salvador
  53. New Zealand
  54. Bahrain
  55. Bosnia and Herzegovina
  56. Colombia
  57. United Arab Emirates
  58. Hong Kong SAR
  59. Uruguay
  60. Greece
  61. Australia
  62. Kazakhstan
  63. Chile
  64. Cyprus
  65. Armenia
  66. Sri Lanka
  67. Guatemala
  68. Lebanon
  69. Jordan
  70. Oman
  71. Dominican Republic
  72. Qatar
  73. Mauritius
  74. Pakistan
  75. Panama
  76. Kyrgyz Republic
  77. Morocco
  78. Peru
  79. Georgia
  80. Bangladesh
  81. Cambodia
  82. Kuwait
  83. Honduras
  84. Moldova
  85. Paraguay
  86. Botswana
  87. Senegal
  88. Kenya
  89. Ecuador
  90. Algeria
  91. Albania
  92. Zambia
  93. Tanzania
  94. Uganda
  95. Azerbaijan
  96. Ethiopia
  97. Ghana
  98. Cameroon
  99. Mongolia
  100. Nigeria

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Prof. Dr. Amarendra Bhushan Dhiraj
Prof. Dr. Amarendra Bhushan Dhiraj is chief executive and editorial director of The CEOWORLD magazine, overseeing the organization’s news and features departments.

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Dr. Amarendra holds a Ph.D. in Finance and Banking from the European Global School in France; a Doctoral Degree in Chartered Accountancy from the European International University Paris; and a Doctorate in Business Administration from Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design (KNUTD), Ukraine.

He earned his Master of Business Administration degree in Finance and his Master's Degree In Chartered Accountancy (CA) from European Global School Paris. Dr. Amarendra also holds a Master of Business Administration degree in International Relations and Affairs from the American University of Athens, Alabama, United States. Prof. Dr. Amarendra Bhushan Dhiraj is a macro-economist and visiting professor at Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design (KNUTD), Ukraine.

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