Business Florida - Industries
- No. 2 best state for manufacturing
- No. 2 among states for space and defense systems manufacturing
- No sales tax on manufacturing machinery and equipment
American Elite Molding – Increasing its footprint in Crestview by adding 20,000 square feet and 40 new jobs.
OneWeb – Locating a 100,000-sq.-ft. satellite manufacturing facility at Merritt Island with 250 high-tech manufacturing and engineering jobs expected.
HOERBIGER – Adding 420 to its Broward County workforce by consolidating its North American compressor manufacturing operations under one roof at a new plant in Coral Springs.
Industrial Lighting Products – Adding 35 workers to its staff of 160 and expanding from 40,000 to 70,000 square feet in Sanford.
Metal Container Corp. – Expanding its aluminum bottle manufacturing plant in Jacksonville to 200,000-sq.-ft. and creating 75 new jobs; the firm is a subsidiary of Anheuser-Busch.