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  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2017-Present  
    Reported  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion3115$35,873,000 
 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 (2/25/2020).
 

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Fulton County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries2,249100.046,881100.0 
 Total Private Industries1,53568.331,04666.2 
 Natural Resources and Mining431.91,1832.5 
 Construction391.71,1062.4 
 Manufacturing41018.26,25913.4 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities53723.98,95419.1 
 Information40.22960.6 
 Financial Activities964.31,7163.7 
 Professional and Business Services341.52,1474.6 
 Education and Health Services1466.55,10110.9 
 Leisure and Hospitality2059.13,4377.3 
 Other Services and Unclassified221.08511.8 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
Established
 
 Fulton 
 Kayser Automotive Systems USA LPManufacturing/assembly of plastic injection-molded and metal parts: fuel tank components, engine and under-hood parts, ii.e. activated charcoal canisters, valves, lines, filters and vent ducting, vehicle interior components.752013 
 Letica CorpPlastic shipping containers1551999 
 Prairie Farms DairyMilk and milk containers distribution plant.121965 
 Stella-Jones CorporationManufacture borate/creosote dual treated crossties642007 
 Hickman 
 Harold Coffey Construction Co IncHeadquarters for construction company81968 
 Insteel Wire ProductsConcrete reinforcement wire361999 
 The CurrentNewspaper publishing51859 
 TOKAI CARBON GE LLCCarbon/graphite electrodes541990 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (2/25/2020).