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declines, settling at about 8,800 employees. Transportation equipment manufacturing is expected to
grow in 2012, adding another 100 jobs.
The other durable goods subsectors include wood
products, primary metals, machinery, electrical
equipment and appliances, furniture, and miscellaneous manufacturing. Other durable goods
manufacturing employment increased in 2011 by
about 400 jobs, or 1.3%, to 30,700, This growth is
expected to slow in 2012, due to various challenges,
falling by about 900 jobs, to 29,800.
The largest decline will be in wood products
manufacturing owing to the still-slumping housing market and decreased financial resources for
forest management. A bright spot for the subsector
is beetle-kill wood, which can be used in housing Partnering tomorrow’s
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.
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