October 2015 Profiles
October is Manufacturing Month in Ohio! As one of the largest sectors of Ohio’s economy, manufacturing is responsible for almost 18 percent of the state’s gross domestic product and accounts for more than 680,000 jobs. It provides $52 billion in products to more than 216 countries and territories. In 2013, the manufacturing sector produced $99.8 billion worth of goods ranking it fourth in the country.
Source: Ohio Manufacturer’s Association