Global Industrial Manufacturing Coverage

The Industrial Manufacturing industry remains on the forefront in embracing new technologies including manufacturing 4.0, 3D printing, data-driven automation and robotics. The industry covers a wide variety of major manufacturing plants that include automotive assembly, lithium-ion battery mega factories, data centers, solar panels, wind turbines, aircraft manufacturing, ship building, and inland & deepwater ports among many others.

While Asia remains the leading manufacturer of much of the world’s goods and products, in the new post-pandemic world, other regions are pulling out all the stops to become more self-reliant and that has led to significant spending globally. This has been especially true within the Industrial Manufacturing industry due to its wide variety of types of manufacturing plants that are covered.
Industrial Manufacturing Platform Elements
  • Attributes

    Industrial Info's Food & Beverage Industry Platform includes the following industry segments:


    • Automotive
    • Heavy Manufacturing
    • Plastic & Rubber Products
    • Data Centers
    • Semiconductors & Computers
    • Housing, Building Products & Furniture
    • Textiles
    • Fabricated Metal Products


    • Transportation Systems
    • Education, Hospital, Prison, Military Base and Governmental Infrastructure
    • Distribution & Warehousing


    • Commissioned Plants 63,074
    • Functional Management Contacts 283,409
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 7,955
    • Potential New Jobs 1,855,442

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Active Projects 28,641
    • Total Active Project Spend $2.57 trillion
  • Distribution & Warehousing
    Distribution & Warehousing

    The distribution & warehousing sector covers non-refrigerated/frozen warehousing, general goods warehousing, regional distribution/hubs for manufacturing companies, logistics companies, distribution companies, online retailers, the United States Postal Service, data centers, as well as air-freight companies such as FedEx, UPS and DHL.


    • Commissioned Plants 3,732
    • Functional Plant Management Contacts 21,835
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 1,338
    • Potential New Jobs 374,154

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Active Projects 1,767
    • Total Spending $116 Billion
  • Transportation Systems
    Transportation Systems

    The transportation systems sector includes inland & deepwater ports, airports, light rail, commuter rail and freight rail, including maintenance facilities, intermodal terminals, interconnects, rail bridges, substations, microgrids and railyards associated with mass-transit systems.

    Freight Rail

    • Capital & Maintenance Projects
      • Active Projects 566
      • Total Spending $130 Billion

    Passenger Rail

    • Capital & Maintenance Projects
      • Active Projects 859
      • Total Spending $365 Billion

    Deepwater & Inland Ports

    • Commissioned Deepwater Ports 2,101
    • Pre-Commissioned Deepwater Ports 564
    • Functional Management Contacts 8,808
    • Potential New Jobs 76,995
    • Capital & Maintenance Projects
      • Active Projects 5,020
      • Total Spending $239 Billion


    • Commissioned Airports 637
    • Pre-Commissioned Airports 45
    • Functional Management Contacts 3,226
    • Potential New Jobs 3,079
    • Capital & Maintenance Projects
      • Active Projects 291
      • Total Spending $61 Billion
  • Non-Gov't & Gov't Infrastructures
    Non-Gov't & Gov't Infrastructures
    Education, Hospital, Prison, Military Base and Governmental Infrastructure

    Reports on the infrastructure sector deal with steam, chilled water, electrical distribution and independent power, including the microgrid needs of educational institutions, hospitals, prisons, military bases and governmental facilities.


    • Commissioned Plants 3,245
    • Functional Plant Management Contacts 19,287
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 16
    • Potential New Jobs 803

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Active Projects 1,543
    • Total Spending $13 Billion

    Unit & Equipment Assets

    • Commissioned Units 4,180
    • Pre-Commissioned Units 1,024
    • Equipment Profiles (Boilers & Turbines) 3,509
  • Semiconductors & Computers
    Semiconductors & Computers

    The semiconductors & computers sector deals with plants that manufacture computers, printed circuit boards, semiconductors, computer terminals, office machines, resistors and capacitors, connectors, solar panels and electronic components.


    • Commissioned Plants 4,776
    • Functional Plant Management Contacts 18,329
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 734
    • Potential New Jobs 320,433

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Active Projects 1,701
    • Total Spending $662 Billion
  • Textiles

    The textiles sector includes man-made wool, broad-woven fabric mills, carpet & rugs, yarn-spinning mills, non-woven fabric facilities, footwear, and tire cord & fabric products including clothing and more.


    • Commissioned Plants 3,679
    • Functional Plant Management Contacts 7,346
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 84
    • Potential New Jobs 59,299

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Active Projects 505
    • Total Spending $5.9 Billion

    Unit & Equipment Assets

    • Commissioned Units 3,013
    • Pre-Commissioned Units 44
    • Equipment Profiles (Boilers & Turbines) 2,949
  • Housing, Building Products & Furniture
    Housing, Building Products & Furniture

    The housing, building products & furniture sector covers facilities that manufacture furniture (both home and office), asphalt roofing products, kitchen cabinets, millwork, transformers, household appliances, electric lamps and bulbs, household appliances, mattresses, air conditioning systems, communications equipment, toys, games, sporting equipment, writing instruments, switchgear, current-carrying electric devices and storage batteries, plus more.


    • Commissioned Plants 13,566
    • Functional Plant Management Contacts 57,456
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 1,042
    • Potential New Jobs 330,195

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Projects 4,019
    • Total Spending $172 Billion
  • Automotive

    The automotive sector includes vehicle assembly plants that produce cars, light trucks, buses and commercial heavy-duty trucks, as well as tier suppliers that produce automotive parts.

    Assembly Plants

    • Commissioned Assembly Plants 1,172
    • Functional Management Contacts 4,893
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 204
    • Potential New Jobs 88,437

    Tier Supplies

    • Commissioned Assembly Plants 9,522
    • Functional Management Contacts 40,673
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 734
    • Potential New Jobs 163,910

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Projects 4,970
    • Total Spending $416 Billion
    • Project Contacts 16,031

    Unit & Equipment Assets

    • Commissioned Units 2,150
    • Pre-Commissioned Units 139
    • Equipment Profiles (Boilers & Turbines) 1,994
  • Fabricated Metal Products
    Fabricated Metal Products

    The fabricated metal products sector consists of facilities that manufacture wire, metal cans, cutlery, hand saws and tools, sheet metal, architectural and ornamental metal work, bolts, nuts & screws, metal stampings, automotive stamping, industrial valves and valve fittings, small arms and ammunition, steel and wire springs, metal foil and leaf, fabricated metal pipe, and general fabricated metal products.


    • Commissioned Plants 8,864
    • Functional Plant Management Contacts 37,300
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 521
    • Potential New Jobs 118,319

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Projects 2,526
    • Total Spending $40 Billion
  • Heavy Manufacturing
    Heavy Manufacturing

    Our team of industry experts diligently tracks and monitors capital and maintenance projects globally to provide a comprehensive picture of where investments, large and small, are planned, ongoing and proposed.


    • Commissioned Plants 18,485
    • Functional Plant Management Contacts 69,772
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 2,061
    • Potential New Jobs 405,088

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Active Projects 5,746
    • Total Spending $282 Billion
  • Plastic & Rubber Products
    Plastic & Rubber Products

    The plastics & rubber products sector involves facilities that manufacture tires, rubber & plastic hosing, belts, gaskets and seals, rubber goods, plastic film & sheet, laminated plastic products, plastic pipe, bottles, foam products, injection and blow molded products, and assorted plastic products.


    • Commissioned Plants 8,474
    • Functional Plant Management Contacts 39,895
    • Pre-Commissioned Plants 280
    • Potential New Jobs 81,434

    Capital & Maintenance Projects

    • Active Projects 2,600
    • Total Spending $40 Billion
  • Data Centers
    Data Centers

    The Data Centers sector consists of those data center facilities that are not only the backbone of the internet age but also provide top level security for companies looking at securing their own internal data as well as those looking for reliable backups of their most important information. Request More Information

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