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  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2016-Present  
    Reported  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion664$14,535,040 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion00$0 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (9/4/2019).
 

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Ohio County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries8,368100.0168,333100.0 
 Total Private Industries5,89970.5131,23178.0 
 Natural Resources and Mining790.92,2751.4 
 Construction1531.87,0734.2 
 Manufacturing2,84634.027,65416.4 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,03612.428,61917.0 
 Information250.31,0360.6 
 Financial Activities1461.77,3024.3 
 Professional and Business Services3984.814,2278.5 
 Education and Health Services7078.422,76913.5 
 Leisure and Hospitality4044.816,6769.9 
 Other Services and Unclassified1021.23,5912.1 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
Established
 
 Beaver Dam 
 Bluegrass Quality Services IncProvide services to the auto industry02006 
 Daicel Safety Systems America LLCInflators for automotive airbags5752001 
 Daicel Safety Technologies of AmericaGas generate for air bag inflators for automotive customers1202005 
 Daicel Safety Tube Processing IncBottle tubular system for auto air bags292012 
 Dynamic Fabrication IncFull service steel fabrication182006 
 NEO Industries IncHard chrome plating181993 
 Ohio County ConcreteReady-mixed concrete151941 
 Ritatsu Manufacturing IncSmall motor vehicle metal stamping parts952004 
 Stericycle IncMedical waste removal651991 
 Tamarlane Industries IncSheltered workshop: wooden door sills, dishwasher parts, pallet repair, furniture hardware, boxes and inserts.2001983 
 WPT CorporationManufacture nonwoven rolls672008 
 Young Manufacturing Co IncMillwork, dimension lumber, door sills & stair treads1891946 
 Young Sawmill IncSawmill: railroad ties, wood chips, softwood, hardwood, rough & dimension lumber201973 
 Centertown 
 Western Kentucky Coal ResourcesCentral office for Genesis Mine and Pride Mine operations; coal production, underground mines, and preparation plants.3952018 
 Cromwell 
 Perdue Farms IncChicken slaughtering, processing & packaging10901995 
 Fordsville 
 Dunaway Timber Co IncGreen lumber, wood chips, barrel staves & railroad crossties701953 
 National Office FurnitureWooden office desks, bookcases & tables1701974 
 Hartford 
 Bluegrass Materials Company LLCCrushed limestone & agricultural lime121951 
 Gryphon Environmental LLCEnvironmental R&D (filtration and dewatering of wastewater produced by industrial processes)62008 
 McHenry 
 McHenry Brass IncBronze castings, brass bushings & copper base alloys111975 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (9/4/2019).