Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2015-Present  
    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 (3/12/2018).

  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 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities31615.811,30818.6 
 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
 Nelson Brothers LLCBlasting agents342014 
 JSB Industrial SolutionsMetal can, box, pail production72013 
 Coroplast LLCCorrugated plastic sheet products902001 
 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 pads1691995 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (3/12/2018).