Oklahoma ranks #11 for best states for manufacturing

Friday, January 7, 2022

by Perrin Clore Duncan

There are multiple reasons why Oklahoma is a great place for the manufacturing sector. Manufacturers like The Climate Control GroupDuracoatings Holdings, LSB IndustriesHIS PaintM-D Building Products, and United Dynamics not only show the diversity of what can be made in our state, but they also show the scalability of Oklahoma-based manufacturing.  

Logistically, our state offers an ideal location to both make products at an affordable rate and distribute them to individuals around the country. Because we are equidistant from the east and west coasts and are centrally located between borders with Canada and Mexico, there’s hardly a better location for a company that wants to produce in one place yet distribute far and wide.  

Given the comparatively low leasing costs for facilities in addition to low costs of labor, manufacturers can produce more for less in our state.  

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