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Demographics: Metal Casting

The metal casting industry consists of firms that melt and ship both ferrous and non-ferrous materials. Concentrations of metal casting companies exist in the Midwest, Southeast and California. Leading metal casting states include: Alabama, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Wisconsin and New York. Overall, nearly 3,000 metal casting establishments operate with nearly 225,000 jobs that are extremely important to the U.S. economy. This industry processed over 14 million tons of materials. A breakout of firms by state isshown to the right.

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