BRANDENBURG, Ky. (March 27, 2019) – Gov. Matt Bevin and executives from Nucor Corp. today heralded the company’s plans to build a $1.35 billion steel plate manufacturing mill in Meade County as both an immediate and long-term economic development achievement, creating more than 400 well-paying, full-time jobs in the coming years and ranking as one of the state’s largest-ever single investments...
1 in 6 Kentuckians is employed in the manufacturing industry, creating world class products
Kentucky offers companies customized recruitment and training assistance at no cost
Kentucky has a statewide network of offices to assist entrepreneurs and innovators
Kentucky is within a day’s drive of 65% of the U.S. population
Secretary Terry Gill and Executive Officer Vivek Sarin co-lead the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development. These seasoned business executives work to recruit and retain new jobs to Kentucky, to foster a pro-business atmosphere in the state and to improve the state’s workforce delivery system.
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Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development