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Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2015-Present  
    Reported  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location123$1,730,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion772$10,458,100 
 Service & Technology Location00$0 
 Service & Technology Expansion176$3,098,000 
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (10/1/2018).
 

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Grayson County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries9,077100.0133,509100.0 
 Total Private Industries6,02166.394,49770.8 
 Natural Resources and Mining400.44980.4 
 Construction3914.35,1703.9 
 Manufacturing1,85220.424,21018.1 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,47916.326,02619.5 
 Information310.31,1470.9 
 Financial Activities2983.33,9563.0 
 Professional and Business Services3724.19,1236.8 
 Education and Health Services8339.210,1707.6 
 Leisure and Hospitality5956.610,7528.1 
 Other Services and Unclassified1311.43,4412.6 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
Established
 
 Caneyville 
 Majors Transit IncTrucking, except local24N/A 
 Clarkson 
 Kelley Beekeeping CompanySupplies and equipment for honeybee keepers. Wooden hives and hive components, 100% beeswax comb, protective clothing and honey containers & extracting equipment.931924 
 Roadway Construction ProductsGuardrails, sign posts & highway construction materials501978 
 Leitchfield 
 Baillie Lumber Co IncKiln dried lumber1001981 
 Bel USA IncCream, processed cheese spreads (The Laughing Cow), semi-soft cheese, (Mini Babybel)3211958 
 Byrd Tool CorpWoodworking industry cutting tools331979 
 Campbell HausfeldAir compressors, OEM pressure vessels, air Tools, and accessories1251836 
 Core-Mark International IncDistribution center for fresh and frozen merchandise in the convenient store market.239N/A 
 Elite Welding and Industrial Servicesmetal fabrication products322015 
 Leggett & Platt IncSofa sleeper mechanisms and recliner hardware2001969 
 Mid-Park IncFarm gate hinges, CNC machining, anchor rods and bolts351978 
 Modern Transmission Development (MTD)Washing machine transmission sub-assemblies & outdoor power equipment transmission assemblies2981995 
 OFS BrandsDimension lumber301998 
 Phar Shar Manufacturing Co IncMen's, women's & children's outerwear & sportswear and table linens and purses.221979 
 Plastikon IndustriesPlastic injected molded components for the automotive and medical markets1512013 
 Plastikon IndustriesPlastic injected molded components for the automotive and medical markets802007 
 Scotty's Contracting & Stone LLCCrushed limestone and asphalt361983 
 Site Safe Products LLCManufactures highway and workzone safe systems262001 
 The New York Blower CompanyManufacturer of industrial/ventilation equipment632012 
 Millwood 
 Escue Wood Preserving IncWood preserving361980 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (10/1/2018).