- More than 4,200 manufacturing firms operate in Oklahoma
- 6.5% increase in manufacturing exports in 2017 vs. 2016
- Constitutional right-to-work state
Industry Assets + Facilities
A Hub of Activity
At the intersection of I-35, I-40, and I-44, Oklahoma is the crossroads of North America. With 4 inland waterway ports, 3 Class-I rail lines, 135 public airports and 2 international airports, Oklahoma’s transportation system ensures delivery to and from locations around the globe.
Industrial electric rates are 20-30% lower than all U.S. states.
Ready to Work
20 Oklahoma colleges and universities offer manufacturing technician-related programs. Our CareerTech system is projecting 10,000 manufacturing-related program completions over the next 5 years.
Oklahoma is home to the world’s largest Department of Defense air depot and commercial airline Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul facilities. Located in Lawton, Okla., the Goodyear tire plant is the company’s largest North American manufacturing facility.
Oklahoma's Manufacturing Sectors
- Aerospace & defense
- Chemicals, plastics & rubber
- Energy equipment & refining
- Food, fiber & forestry
- Foundries & metalworking
- Healthcare & bio
- Household & chemical
- Machinery, instruments & appliances
- Transportation & distribution equipment
Your Site Selection Experts
The Oklahoma Team will work with you to meet the specific needs of your project. Call the Oklahoma Team at 800-588-5959.