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Business & Industry

Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2014 – Present

Reported
Companies Jobs Investment
Manufacturing Location 1 23-28 $762,151
Manufacturing Expansion 3 5 $19,241,167
Supportive/Service Location 0 0 $0
Supportive/Service Expansion 0 0 $0

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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (1/25/2017).

Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2013

Rowan County Labor Market Area
Employment Percent Employment Percent
All Industries 9,869 100.0 70,537 100.0
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0 N/A N/A
Mining 0 0.0 N/A N/A
Construction 0 0.0 2,331 3.3
Manufacturing 974 9.9 N/A N/A
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities 1,770 17.9 12,996 18.4
Information 68 0.7 668 0.9
Financial Activities 348 3.5 2,366 3.4
Services 1,467 14.9 19,828 28.1
Public Administration 521 5.3 4,072 5.8
Other 1 0.0 N/A N/A

Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Major Business or Industry

(Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)

Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Established
American Stave Company Sawmill producing staves for bourbon, whiskey and wine industries 63 2015
Caudill Seed and Warehouse Company Inc Agricultural production, manufacturing 23 2000
Diamond Forest Resources Inc Pallet manufacturer, recycler, wholesaler and distributor 43 1985
Family Dollar Stores Inc Retail distribution center 300 N/A
Fannin Industries Inc Rough cut lumber 48 1965
Hamilton Inc Wholesale bread and pastry distribution 40 1994
Harold White Lumber Inc Appalachian hardwoods; kiln dried and or green, surfacing, edging, heat treatment for pallets, worldwide exporter 47 1968
Harold White Millworks Inc Millwork, moldings and molder blanks 45 1989
Homer Gregory & Co Inc Dimension stock, rough & kiln dried lumber 10 1944
Morehead Machining Inc Tool & die: jigs, fixtures & progressive dies, welding/fabrication 16 1996
Newspaper Holdings Inc Newspaper publishing 18 1883
Premier Bandag Inc Truck tire retreading 13 1997
Regal Beloit America Inc Ball & roller bearings 200 1976
SRG Global Plastic exterior trim 594 1997
Valley View Hardwoods Inc Produces hardwood lumber: red oak, white oak, poplar, hard maple, soft maple, basswood, walnut, cherry. Products include: stave logs, veneer logs, fence plank, pallet lumber and pallet cants. 40 2000

Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (5/27/2015).