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ABOUT THE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY

Manufacturing has played a vital role in the Colorado economy. There are over 5,900 manufacturing firms in the state, more than 120,000 employees in the industry, and over $16.3 billion in economic output. Colorado manufacturing leaders in the state are also global leaders in advanced materials, food manufacturing and beverage processing.

In the area that the East Colorado SBDC covers, there are 543 manufacturing firms which account for 3.2% of all businesses in the area. There are 17,854 employees which accounts for 11.3% of the total employment population in the area. The manufacturing industry is a strong attribute for companies in Colorado and North Eastern region.

There are also many partnership organizations that are geared towards assisting manufacturers in the industry. Whether you are a new company looking to gain some market share, or an existing manufacturer that is looking for suggestions for best practices, we can make help make those connections for you. 

Some manufacturing industries that are prevalent in Colorado include:
  • Construction
  • Animal food manufacturing
  • Food manufacturing
  • Canning
  • Packaging
  • Breweries
  • Wineries
  • Distilleries
  • Tobacco manufacturing
  • Apparel manufacturing
  • Flooring manufacturing
  • Commercial product manufacturing


THANK YOU TO OUR UNC BIZ HUB COLLABORATIVE SPONSORS

  • Aims Community College
  • City of Greeley
  • Colorado State University
  • Great Western Bank
  • Northeastern Junior College
  • Shirazi Benefits
  • Town of Bennett
  • University of Northern Colorado