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October is Connecticut Dream It. Do It.
Manufacturing Month!

Throughout Manufacturing Month, activities around the state will showcase manufacturing and the rewarding careers it offers. 

There will be tours of manufacturing facilities, open houses at colleges and the state’s technical high schools, expos held by organizations such as the Aerospace Components Manufacturers and the Connecticut Women’s Education and Legal Fund, and other events to help Connecticut residents learn more about manufacturing statewide.

october is full of manufacturing activities!
Connecticut is home to nearly 5,000 manufacturing companies.
Manufacturing makes up 92% of the state's exports.
Connecticut manufacturing employs 165,000 people, 10% of the state's total workforce.
The Labor Department predicts there will be 2,000 job openings in manufacturing each year.
The entry-level wage for all manufacturing positions is over 60 percent higher than the average.
Connecticut manufacturers produce everything from aircraft engines to guitars, chocolates, and medical instruments.

National Manufacturing Day is October 4th!

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