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Unformatted text preview: pically offer more custom upholstery and
furniture products. Demand for specialty products
such as these remains strong when compared with
lower-priced, mass-market products. In addition,
furniture products made from beetle-kill wood are
becoming increasingly popular due to the wood’s 38 2012 Colorado Business Economic Outlook unique blue coloring and an increasing consumer
interest in purchasing eco-friendly products.
Industries in the miscellaneous manufacturing
subsector create a wide range of products that
cannot be readily classified elsewhere, from tennis
racquets and golf clubs to dolls and jewelry. Miscellaneous manufacturing has experienced slight
employment decreases over the past several years,
including a decline of about 100 jobs in 2011.
Employment will continue to contract in 2012
with the loss of an additional 100 jobs for total
average employment of 9,200. Summary
After 10 years of employment losses in Colorado’s
Manufacturing Sector, an unexpectedly strong first
quarter and steady growth thro...
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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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