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Exports from Northeast Ohio return to pre-recession levels

Exports from Northeast Ohio returned to pre-recession levels in 2012, topping $31 billion after sinking to nearly $23 billion in 2009. That’s a 34% increase, according to quarterly economic indicators released by Team Northeast Ohio, the regional business attraction nonprofit.

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Ford Increases Manufacturing in Cleveland

Recently, Ford Motor Company announced a $200 million renovation to its engine plant in Cleveland. Ford is expanding their Cleveland operations in order to manufacture four-cylinder engines, which was previously done in Spain and Valencia. The automaker plans to hire 450

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Manufacturing Increase in Akron Area

Röchling Automotive USA, a German-based plastics manufacturer, has introduced a new plant in Springfield Township, near Akron, Ohio. The company produces plastic automotive parts such as panels that can be found on the bottom of vehicles. Röchling Automotive USA is doubling

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More Manufacturing Jobs (and more forklifts) in Cincinnati

Huhtamaki, a Finnish company in the food packaging business and a manufacturer of tableware, purchased half of a former Ford plant in Clermont County, Ohio.  Huhtamaki plans on converting the site into a manufacturing and distribution center that will employ

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