KAM is the Commonwealth’s most effective advocate for manufacturers

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The Kentucky Association of Manufacturers celebrates over 100 years of advocacy for manufacturers in Kentucky.

Established in 1911, the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers is Kentucky’s most effective advocate for manufacturers. KAM’s mission is to create and protect a manufacturing-friendly environment in Kentucky. In addition to advocating, KAM educates, connects and provides cost-saving programs and products to members.

Recent News

Catch up on the latest news from Kentucky manufacturers

Century Aluminum Announces $115 Million-plus Investment to Upgrade Smelter in Hawesville, Creates 250 Jobs

Gov. Matt Bevin today announced Century Aluminum Co., a global producer of primary aluminum, will invest approximately $116.5 million... read more


House Bill 366, April 2 – Regular Session (2018)

The Kentucky Association of Manufacturers (KAM) congratulates the Kentucky General Assembly for passage of HB 366, a significant tax... read more


A Quick Update, March 28 – Regular Session (2018)

Our last weekly report on legislative activity noted that the General Assembly was scheduled to meet on March 27... read more


What You Need To Know, March 19, 2018 – Regular Session (2018)

Crunch Time With only eight working days left in the 2018 legislative session, the most significant hurdle policymakers face is... read more

Manufacturing startup releases unprecedented pricing technology for CNC machining

Pricing in manufacturing and the search for the true economic cost of a machined part has been a challenge... read more

Gov. Bevin Congratulates Kings Royal Biotech on Groundbreaking of 140-Job Facility in Carlisle County

Today, Gov. Matt Bevin congratulated Kings Royal Biotech Inc. (KRB), a manufacturer of cannabidiol isolate, for breaking ground on... read more


What You Need To Know, March 12, 2018 – Regular Session (2018)

Timing is everything. Today marks the 47th legislative day of this 60-day budget session. With thirteen working days left, a... read more

Kuraray Completes Acquisition of Calgon Carbon

Kuraray Co., Ltd. (TYO: 3405) (“Kuraray”) announced it has completed its acquisition of Calgon Carbon Corporation (“Calgon Carbon”). As a... read more

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