mn manufacturingSunrise Packaging is located just north of Minneapolis, Minnesota. While we have happy customers all over the country and even overseas, we love to have Minnesotan clients supporting local business. Manufacturing is an important contributor to Minnesota’s economy, accounting for nearly one in seven jobs manufacturing provides stability to local Minnesota communities. Here are a few facts about manufacturing in Minnesota that you may not have known:


-MN has more than 29,200 manufacturing jobs statewide (13% of all private-sector jobs)

– $37 billion is contributed to the state economy by manufacturing, making up for 15% of MN’s gross domestic product

– Depending on the region, manufacturing may account for up to 34% of employment

– Each manufacturing job supports another 1.9 jobs elsewhere- 33% of all jobs in MN

– 40% of Minnesota’s Fortune 500 companies in 2012 operates in manufacturing


As you can see, manufacturing is a large contributor to the MN economy. At Sunrise Packaging, we like to do everything we can to be a part of this effort to continue local manufacturing by producing high-quality, custom packaging solutions in our own facility.

Blog Source: Positively Minnesota

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