Business & Industry

  Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2016-Present  
    Companies Jobs Investment  
 Manufacturing Location00$0 
 Manufacturing Expansion459$3,690,000 
 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 (9/4/2019).

  Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2017  
    Lewis County Labor Market Area  
  Employment Percent Employment Percent  
 Total All Industries2,586100.068,741100.0 
 Total Private Industries1,28849.847,72069.4 
 Natural Resources and Mining60.21630.2 
 Trade, Transportation and Utilities30711.911,74217.1 
 Financial Activities893.42,1253.1 
 Professional and Business Services441.72,9924.4 
 Education and Health Services30311.714,52321.1 
 Leisure and Hospitality823.26,4629.4 
 Other Services and Unclassified240.91,3081.9 
  Source: JobsEQ, Chmura Economics.  

  Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)  
  Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
 Nelson Brothers LLCBlasting agents412014 
 JSB Industrial SolutionsMetal can, box, pail production72013 
 Coroplast LLCCorrugated plastic sheet products632001 
 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 
 Graf & Thomas Lumber, LLCMillwork102017 
 Northern Contours of Kentucky IncComponents for kitchen cabinet industry; veneer panels392001 
 Superior Composites Company LLCFiberglass automobile door panels, cotton ironing board pads1301995 
  Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (9/4/2019).