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"Made in Colorado" is an International Enterprise


Last updated 11/13/2019 at 2:20pm

Alongside traffic and coffee, news radio is a staple of my morning commute. As I flip through the stations, I'll sometimes hear a pundit lament that "nothing is made in America anymore."

In reality, there are nearly 13 million manufacturing workers in the United States, including thousands in Colorado. Some of these folks are employed by U.S.-based firms. Many others work for companies headquartered abroad.

These international companies employ more than 107,000 Coloradans. That includes 29,100 employees in manufacturing jobs - or nearly 27 percent of all Colorado jobs created by internation...

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