Manufacturing sector rebounding. Orlando helping to lead the way.

Filed in: Manufacturing , General News

Manufacturing in the U.S. grew at its fastest pace in seven years, according to a new report from the Institute of Supply Management. This is a positive sign for growth in the manufacturing industry and indicates that companies in this important sector are hiring.

Adding 200 manufacturing jobs during 2010, Orlando is among the top 35 markets for gains in manufacturing jobs, according to an analysis of data from the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics provided by Buffalo Business First, a sister publication of the Orlando Business Journal.

Orlando's manufacturing, warehousing and distribution sector represents a wide range of industries and sizes, including: Mitsubishi Power Systems Americas, Inc.; HD Supply; Lockheed Martin; .decimal; and others. Read more about Orlando's manufacturing sector.

February 15, 2011

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