Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2014-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location285-93$22,935,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion17813-828$153,989,606 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion00$0 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (11/22/2017).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Hardin County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries46,912100.0557,231100.0 
 Total Private Industries34,16372.8489,05187.8 
 Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A5220.1 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities7,50116.0121,37721.8 
 Financial Activities1,7503.740,7857.3 
 Professional and Business Services5,73812.275,80413.6 
 Education and Health Services4,1408.872,77313.1 
 Leisure and Hospitality4,76810.257,33710.3 
 Other Services and Unclassified1,3482.915,7732.8 
  Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 Knight's Mechanical LLCProcess piping, sheet metal fabrication, industrial welding, steel fabrication, equipment setup, design build, and bid projects1101980 
 AGC Automotive AmericasAutomobile glass5871988 
 AGI - Polymatryx dba AmarayInjection molded packaging and products, secondary operations: Thermal welding, pad printing, foil stamping, part assembly, in-mold labeling1432003 
 Akebono Brake - Elizabethtown PlantManufacture automotive disc & drum brakes and brake components13001987 
 Akebono Brake CorporationNorth American co-headquarters1062006 
 Altec Industries IncAerial unit trucks for telecommunications and utility companies, telescopic aerial devices5401997 
 Dow Corning CorpSilicone sealants, adhesives2181963 
 Fischbach USA IncPlastic injection molding - plastic cartridges and accessories used to hold sealants and adhesives. Collapsible aluminum cartridges.1011992 
 Flex Films USA IncFlexible packaging manufacturer1402011 
 Flint GroupOrganic pigments & printing Inks2251980 
 Gates CorporationMotor cycle and industrial belting1701964 
 Hardin County IndustriesSpecialized services for industry1151971 
 iPay Technologies LLCElectronic payment processing3302001 
 Metalsa Structural Products IncStamping/forming, hydro forming, and assembly of the Ford F-150, Lincoln Navigator, Ford Expedition frames, Stampings for Toyota and GM frame components plus e-coating systems17271994 
 Mouser Custom Cabinetry LLCWood kitchen, bath and family room custom and semi-custom cabinetry produced from select hardwoods: alder, knotty alder, cherry, hickory, knotty pine, maple, red oak, quarter sawn white oak, knotty cherry, bamboo, wenge, zebrawood.2361955 
 News-Enterprise IncNewspaper publishing & printing851969 
 Soudal Accumetric LLCSealants and adhesives for construction, industrial, HVAC, pool and spas. Fire stopping sealants and accessories1401970 
 STC Management Group LLCHeadquarters1052004 
 Summit Polymers IncInjection molded thermoplastics and auto interior components1991999 
 UPS Supply Chain SolutionsThird party distribution1132001 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (11/22/2017).