From motor vehicle parts to plastic products to wood products and furniture, each of the 50 states has their specialty.
Forest products contribute significantly to Wisconsin's economy, accounting for 12 percent of the value of all shipments, as well as over 13 percent of both jobs and wages in the state's manufacturing sector. The state employs over 64,000 workers in manufacturing, with over 1,200 establishments. The average wage is $47,000.
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