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Using Klein Tools as example, state comptroller says DFW has a powerful economy

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During his visit to Mansfield, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar also answered questions about audits and Amazon.

Klein Tools moved its manufacturing headquarters to southwest Mansfield, Texas in 2011 from Illinois. Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts Glenn Hegar touted the importance of an industry that added 14,000 jobs statewide in the past year while touring Klein Tools’ two Mansfield facilities. #txlege

Manufacturing company looks to bring more jobs to Wichita Falls

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A jobs incentive program for Nexstar Manufacturing could bring more than 20 jobs to Wichita Falls.

We never get tired of saying more #manufacturing jobs coming to Texas! Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce CEO Henry Florsheim, "It was to help companies create new jobs for the people that live in Wichita Falls so they can improve their quality of life, spend money here and help grow the economy."

Gulf Coast LNG exports soon expected to dominate global market

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The U.S. is soon expected to become a dominant player in the global market for liquefied natural gas as Gulf Coast companies build massive terminals to serve overseas markets and the federal government considers rules that would open the door for small-scale exports closer to home.

The U.S. is soon expected to become a dominant player in the global market for #LNG as Gulf Coast companies build massive terminals to serve overseas markets. https://www.chron.com/business/energy/article/Gulf-Coast-LNG-exports-soon-expected-to-dominate-12611461.php

DFW added the most manufacturing jobs in the U.S. in 2017 - Dallas Business Journal

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North Texas added 8,800 manufacturing jobs last year, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. That represents a 3.3-percent increase in manufacturing employment year-over-year.

#DFW added the most #manufacturing jobs in 2017. Here's why, according to TAM's Tony Bennett: "The pace of the Texas economy has been accelerating due to the continued recovery of the manufacturing sector, $60-plus oil prices and record Texas production, and strong consumer and export demand." Read more from the Dallas Business Journal.

Sabert Corporation Begins Building Greenville, Texas, Plant - Area Development

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A leading global manufacturer of innovative food packaging products and solutions, Sabert Corporation started construction on its manufacturing facility in Greenville, Texas, 50 miles northeast of Dallas.

Sabert Corporation broke ground on its new Greenville,TX #manufacturing facility. The occasion was marked by a ground breaking ceremony led by Sabert founder and CEO, Albert Salama. The new facility, that is expected to bring over 125 jobs to the area, will be Sabert's first American facility to produce 100% compostable packaging made from plant based materials. The Greenville Chamber of Commerce