Acquiring Manufacturing Businesses in Turbulent Times


Manufacturing businesses have been greatly impacted by the downturn in business and consumer spending and the tight credit markets. While auto and auto parts manufacturers have received the lion's share of media attention, all industry sectors are being affected. As a result, worldwide, there are numerous manufacturing businesses available for sale in all industry sectors. Investors and operators who are able to acquire these businesses at discount prices and ride-out the current recession may be able to generate large investment returns. However, recessionary markets can accentuate business weaknesses and mistakes, and investors should conduct enhanced due diligence in any potential acquisition.

Please see full alert for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Allen Matkins | Attorney Advertising

Written by:


Allen Matkins on:

Readers' Choice 2017
Reporters on Deadline

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:

Sign up to create your digest using LinkedIn*

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.

Already signed up? Log in here

*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.