Advanced Manufacturing 2019-05-07T14:19:58-05:00

Why Northwest Ohio

Powering up the Regional
Advanced Manufacturing Industry

Northwest Ohio has a rich history of manufacturing that continues to flourish in today’s global economy. From automotive to advanced materials – this region’s manufacturing landscape is more diverse than ever before. The Toledo/Northwest Ohio region has been at the heart of industrial activity since it was founded and now has taken its place at the forefront of high-tech, advanced technologies.

Northwest Ohio Advanced Manufacturing Industry – Quick Facts

Automotive Worker
  • 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 and 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

What They’re Saying

“We’ve had a lot of success in Northwest Ohio. We truly believe people are the most important, and we’re happy with those we’ve trained and retained. This location in Northwest Ohio supports both rail and natural gas and is in close proximity to our customer.”

– Richard Altman, Regional Director, NSG Group