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Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2015-Present  
    Reported  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion465$3,013,800 
 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 (6/22/2017).
 

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2015  
    Lewis County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries2,005100.060,848100.0 
 Total Private Industries1,36868.247,59778.2 
 Natural Resources and Mining00.0830.1 
 ConstructionN/AN/A1,9723.2 
 Manufacturing39919.95,8459.6 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities31615.811,30818.6 
 Information100.54330.7 
 Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A2,0693.4 
 Professional and Business Services643.22,9174.8 
 Education and Health Services27413.79,86016.2 
 Leisure and Hospitality834.16,22110.2 
 Other Services and Unclassified241.21,3292.2 
  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
 
 Quincy 
 Nelson Brothers LLCBlasting agents372014 
 Tollesboro 
 JSB Industrial SolutionsMetal can, box, pail production52013 
 Vanceburg 
 Coroplast IncCorrugated plastic sheet products1002001 
 Goodwin Lumber Co IncMillwork; hardwood, softwood, dimension & grade lumber, raw green lumber, flooring, pallets, cants, dust and bark. Log resell, chips wholesale. Timber brought in by individual loggers, lumber banding, L & S strapping; saw repair/sharpening.181954 
 Northern Contours of Kentucky IncComponents for kitchen cabinet industry; veneer panels372001 
 Superior Composites Company LLCFiberglass automobile door panels, cotton ironing board pads1461995 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (6/22/2017).