Regional Advanced Manufacturing Industry

Regional Advanced Manufacturing Industry 2018-11-01T17:47:24+00:00

“Logistics is a big part of our cost. We did a study which showed Northwest Ohio was the most suitable location for our project.”

– Johnny Kattar, Corporate Development Director, deSter

Northwest Ohio’s logistics infrastructure, as highlighted by deSter, along with other regional assets allows manufacturers to concentrate on what they do best – make things. This region possesses the very best of the manufacturing mindset because it’s ingrained in the business community, upheld by the universities, and proudly embraced by the region’s people. An abundance of educated employees have helped Northwest Ohio become one of the most robust environments for advanced manufacturing.

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

Northwest Ohio Advanced Manufacturing Industry

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CAPITAL INVESTMENT

Recent Advanced Manufacturing Industry Announcements

COMPANY INVESTMENT NEW JOBS
First Solar $900 Million 1,000
NOX US $25 Million 75
Grob Systems $10 Million 70

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