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Indiana’s Automotive Industry

Of Indiana’s 102,000 automotive manufacturing workers in 2008, the majority (58 percent) were employed in the motor vehicle parts manufacturing sub-sector at companies that do not produce complete vehicles but focus on component parts. Most of the remaining 30,349 workers (29.6 percent) worked at companies that build trailers or vehicle frames. Only 12,720 workers (12.4 percent) were employed in companies that produce complete motors.