Economic Development Success Driven

Advanced Manufacturing

Copy of Kosciusko County Manufacturers Directory

Advanced manufacturing is Indiana's largest economic sector creating 23 percent of Indiana jobs. A trained workforce, educational research universities with a focus on new developing new technology provides a healthly avenue for the future success of Indiana businesses and quality of our workforce.

Indiana Manufacturing Statistics

  • Advanced manufacturing and logistics industries account for 27 percent of Indiana employment and nearly 32 percent of the state gross product.
  • #1 in the U.S. in direct manufacturing as a percentage of total employment.
  • #1 in the U.S. as a percentage of Indiana's gross domestic product $70 billion.
  • #1 in steel production, manufactured housing, compact disks, musical instruments and elevators.
  • Ranks among North America's top six in pharmaceutical and surgical supplies, automobile manufacturing, consumer electronic manufacturing and plastics manufacturing.