Iowa's Advance Manufacturing Sector: Iowa Innovation Council Recommendations to Support Innovation, Growth and Competitiveness, November 2017

(2017) Iowa's Advance Manufacturing Sector: Iowa Innovation Council Recommendations to Support Innovation, Growth and Competitiveness, November 2017. Iowa Economic Development Authority

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Abstract

Manufacturing is a pillar of the Iowa economy and a critical industry that impacts the state’s economic vitality. Over 5,900 manufacturers contribute more than $28 billion to Iowa’s economy, accounting for nearly 18% of the state GDP, placing Iowa eighth in the nation for manufacturing GDP. Beyond pure economic size, manufacturing delivers an unmatched combination of employment, wages and geographic distribution.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Manufacturing Industry, Manufacturing, economic development, employment
Subjects: Business and industry
Business and industry > Economic development
Business and industry > Employment
ID Code: 39043
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 15 Nov 2021 14:43
Last Modified: 15 Nov 2021 14:43
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/39043