Craft next-generation manufacturing solutions
Greater Cincinnati is a region of makers, igniting major advances in manufacturing since William Procter and James Gamble started making soap and candles in the 1800s.
Today, our region remains uniquely equipped to support advanced manufacturing through innovative talent, ready sites and powerful shipping infrastructure.
Talent that Spurs Innovation
From the manufacturing floor to the executive office, successful companies need a mix of well-trained workers to support growth. With a higher concentration of skilled manufacturing workers than our competitors and a low cost of doing business, you will find trained talent for less.
Additionally, the region’s colleges and universities help students learn necessary technical skills while leveraging a strong R&D culture to discover new ways to do more with less.
- 172,833 manufacturing industry workers within 50 miles of the Cincinnati city center
- 210 automotive assembly facilities within 50 miles of Cincinnati city center
- 20,000 chemical industry workers located within 50 miles of Cincinnati city center
Sites that Support Growth
Finding the right site can be as important as employing talented workers. That’s why in Greater Cincinnati, businesses and community leaders collaborate to offer a wide range of sites where companies can start working effectively from day one.
Here are just a few available Greater Cincinnati project sites optimized to scale immediate operations:
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Infrastructure that Simplifies Shipping
In manufacturing, short deadlines and tight margins are the reality. Our powerful location – at the heart of Southwest Ohio, Northern Kentucky and Southeast Indiana – puts manufacturers and suppliers at the epicenter of most major U.S. markets, making it comparatively simple and inexpensive to ship by land, air or water.
2 Class 1 Railroads
1 Short-Line Carrier
DHL International Shipping Hub
At CVG International Airport
of the Ohio River
To most major metros
For generations, advanced manufacturing has been part of Greater Cincinnati’s DNA. Join the region’s largest manufacturers, ranked by number of local employees.
|Greater Cincinnati Company||Number of Regional Manufacturing Employees (2016)|
|Ford Motor Co.
|Bosch Automotive Steering
|ADVICS Manufacturing of Ohio
|The Kroger Co.