ADVANCED MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY ASSETS


Workforce/Talent

Well-trained, reliable workforce with productive management-labor partnerships

Logistics

Immediate access to three major interstates and home to the largest general cargo port on the Great Lakes

Product Development

Region has taken aggressive role in putting up spec buildings and working to authenticate/certify industrial sites

Business Climate

Lowest tax burden on new investment and ranked one of top 3 business climates in the Midwest

Foreign Trade Zones

Northwest Ohio features two General Purpose Foreign Trade Zones, allowing for users to defer, reduce or eliminate U.S. Customs duties on products

QUICK FACTS


  • Regional manufacturing workforce exceeding 130,000
  • 500 manufacturing companies operating in Northwest Ohio
  • Lowest taxes in the Midwest for capital-intensive manufacturing
  • Ohio Manufacturing Extension Program provides low-cost business & technical assistance
  • One of the top available sites in Ohio for manufacturing – both authenticated and ready to develop – is located in Northwest Ohio
  • Epicenter for 3D additive manufacturing

NW Ohio Advanced Manufacturing Over the last 3 years:


140

Projects

5,425

New Jobs

$3.3 Bil

Capital Investment

What  They're  Saying


RECENT ADVANCED MANUFACTURING ANNOUNCEMENTS

CompanyInvestmentNew Jobs
NOX US$25 Million75
NSG Group$250 Million150
Magretech$11 Million37