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Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2014-Present  
    Reported  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location253-76$2,390,000 
 Manufacturing Expansion10188$42,680,537 
 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  
    Graves County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries10,718100.0106,889100.0 
 Total Private Industries8,78582.087,18281.6 
 Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A3770.4 
 Construction4003.75,2364.9 
 Manufacturing1,84117.213,26212.4 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities2,16720.223,11521.6 
 Information1251.21,4461.4 
 Financial Activities3823.63,9713.7 
 Professional and Business Services2992.87,1426.7 
 Education and Health Services1,54314.411,31610.6 
 Leisure and Hospitality7627.110,70610.0 
 Other Services and Unclassified2842.62,2522.1 
  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
Established
 
 Farmington 
 Blue Shore FisheryFish processing of Asian carp182015 
 Hickory 
 Applegate Insulation LLCCellulose insulation and hydroseeding mulch201998 
 Centrifugal Technologies IncParts & service for centrifugal air compressors422002 
 Ingrams Water and Air Equipment LLCHVAC equipment, air equipment; headquarters; warehouse202015 
 Pilgrim's Pride CorporationPoultry processing & packing12501988 
 Mayfield 
 A.C.E. Compressor Parts & Services IncRemanufactured air compressors, parts, and service302009 
 Campbell Tobacco Rehandling CoLeaf tobacco processing771959 
 J U Kevil IndustriesSheltered workshop: work aprons, tool bags, industrial wipes, rags, assembly & custom packaging1201968 
 Kendor Wood IncCabinet doors & drawer fronts381982 
 Mayfield Consumer ProductsManufacture and distribute scented candles1161998 
 Mayfield Machine & Tool IncMachine shop: CNC machining, honing, grinding, welding, lathe & mill work231979 
 Mayfield Printing IncOffset printing: labels, tags, forms & envelopes; typesetting, glue binding, 4 color separation, flexograghic printing: labels pressure sensitive, color process & UV capable, commercial printing221933 
 Mid-America Machine IncMachine shop: cylindrical grinding, lathe & mill work, small plate & structural metal fabricating & hard chrome plating301987 
 Old Hickory Clay CoBall clay, slurry and air floated kaolins for sanitary ware industry321918 
 Power Truss IncStructural floor & roof trusses341979 
 Progress Rail Services CorporationLocomotive remanufacturing and diesel engine rebuild facility; supplier of products and services for the rail industry2702007 
 PSI Control SolutionsElectronic industrial control panels & wiring harness301962 
 Universal Technologies IncMachine shop: arc, gas, MIG, TIG, heliarc & specialized welding; rebuilding rubber industry mill guides & fab shop131985 
 Waggoner & Sons IncArc, heliarc & MIG welding, industrial sandblasting, radiators; coolers- repair and sale new. Automotive repair, distributte rediators and cahrged air coolers.161960 
 World Tower CoRadio, TV, microwave & cellular communication towers261957 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (11/22/2017).