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Major Industry/Employers in Southern Indiana - Southwest Indiana

The strength of the manufacturing sector and the broad economic base of the region have helped to build a strong economy known for its stability, diversity and vitality. The following list does not reflect the large area employment in government, banking and education. It is intended to provide a snapshot of industry in Southwest Indiana.
Dubois County Employers
Product Service
# Employed
Kimball
Manufacturing
2,250
Jasper Engines
Manufacturing
1,600
Masterbrand Cabinets
Cabinet Manufacturing
1,400
Styline Industries
Manufacturing
1,400
Farbest
Food Processing
453
Gibson County Employers
Product Service
# Employed
Toyota (TMMI)
Automotive Production
4,900
Black Beauty Coal
Mining
500
TISA
Seat Covers (automotive)
437
Duke/PSI Energy
Generating station
450
Hansen Corporation
Clock movements
385
Knox County Employers
Product Service
# Employed
KCARC
Textile, Finishing, Automotive
537
Gemtron/Schott
Glass Fabrication
455
Essex Wire Company
Magnet Wire
284
Lewis Bakeries
Baked Goods
200
Futaba Indiana of America
Automotive
125
Perry County Employers
Product Service
# Employed
ThyssenKrupp Waupaca Inc.
Gray and Ductile Iron Foundry
900
Mulzer Crushed Stone, Inc.
Mining limestone, sand and gravel
500
Branchville Correctional Facility
State Correctional Facility
387
Posey County Employers
Product Service
# Employed
GE Plastics
Plastics-Lexan, Valox, Ultem
1700
Spencer County Employers
Product Service
# Employed
Holiday World/Splashin Safari
Theme Park
1,500 (seasonal)
Kimball International
Wood Furniture
765
AK Steel
Steel
400
Abbey Press
Books/literature
200
American Electric Power
Electricity
200
Vanderburgh County Employers
Product Service
# Employed
T.J. Maxx
Distribution Center
1500
American General Finance
Financial Services
1400
Vectren
Utility - Gas and Electric
970
Warrick County Employers
Product Service
# Employed
ALCOA Warrick Operations
Aluminum Sheet and Ingot
2454
Vectren Energy Delivery
Electric Generation
270
Electronics Research, Inc.
Broadcast Antennas
200
SIRS
Sheltered Workshop
130
American Fabricating Co.
Race Car Suspension Parts
130