Michigan Manufacturing Facts

Michigan is a great place to manufacture your products!

Here are a few Michigan tidbits from Michigan Manufacturing News, 2012 stats…


Leading Michigan Industries by Employment:
21% Transportation equipment
19% Industrial machinery and equipment
12% Fabricated metal products
7% Rubber and miscellaneous plastic products
6% Primary metal industries
Largest Michigan Manufacturers by Employees:
Chrysler Group, LLC (Auburn Hills) – 10,000
Amway (Ada) – 4,500
Perrigo Co. (Allegan) – 4,250
Gentex Corp. (Zeeland) – 3,800
American Axle & Mfg., Inc. (Detroit) – 3,200
MI Counties with the Most Industrial Jobs:
Wayne – 110,376
Oakland – 99,472
Kent – 80,718
Macomb – 68,873
Ottawa – 37,301
MI Cities with the Most Manufacturing Jobs:
Grand Rapids – 51,976
Detroit – 33,312
Auburn Hills – 24,545
Sterling Heights – 17,335

Warren – 17,053

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