Chicago top Midwestern city for women manufacturers, IndustryWeek says

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1474″ img_size=”large”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text dp_text_size=”size-4″]CHICAGO – Chicago, Illinois is home to more women manufacturers than any other Midwestern city, a recent new study featured in Industry Week says.

Although Chicago came in third, behind New York and Los Angeles as having the most women employed by manufacturing, two other Midwestern cities made the Top Ten:
  • Detroit was #5, with 93,077 women in manufacturing, 25.7 percent of the workforce.
  • Minneapolis came in as #7, with 76, 523 women making up 29.9 percent of the city’s manufacturing workforce.