Economic Impact

STRENGTHENING
MARYLAND  MANUFACTURING

ECONOMIC IMPACT

Since 2013, the Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MD MEP) has been focused on growing and strengthening Maryland manufacturers. Serving small and mid-size manufacturers (500 employees or less) across all industries, MD MEP provides an array of programs and services to help these local companies operate more efficiently, grow profitability, implement new technologies and create more jobs and opportunities in Maryland. As a result of these engagements, MD MEP clients have reported over $593,000,000 of impacts including new sales, savings and investments; as well as nearly 4,000 jobs created or retained. 

CLIENT-REPORTED ENGAGEMENT IMPACTS

Gathered by the Fors Marsh Group via Independent Survey; Verified by U.S. Department of Commerce

$130m

INCREASED
SALES

$310.4m

RETAINED
SALES

$33m

COST
SAVINGS

$120.1m

NEW
INVESTMENTS

3,829

JOBS CREATED
/ RETAINED

INDUSTRIES SERVED

0%
Miscellaneous
Manufacturing
0%
Machinery & Fabricated
Metal Manufacturing
0%
Food & Beverage
Manufacturing
0%
Electronics
Manufacturing
0%
Chemical
Manufacturing
0%
Engineering
Services
0%
Printing & Paper
Products
0%
Plastics & Rubber
Products

PROJECT TYPES

Workforce
0%
Sustainability
0%
Lean
0%
Engineering
0%
Business Development
0%
Technology
0%
Other Strategic Areas
0%