A Snapshot View: Manufacturing in Kentucky

4,500 manufacturing-related facilities

260,000+ Employees

Kentucky Workforce involved in Manufacturing
National Workforce involved in Manufacturing

$30.3 BILLION of Kentucky-made products exported through November 2019

In the past five years, there have been 1,100 facility location and expansion projects with a capital investment of more than $21 billion and the creation of nearly 39,000 additional jobs.

Major Industries Sectors

AerospaceAgriTechAutomotiveChemicalsFood & Beverage
HealthcareLogisticsManufacturingPlastics & RubberPrimary Metals