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

Gov. Bevin Departs on Recruiting Mission to Asia

Gov. Matt Bevin today will lead an economic development and trade mission to Japan and the Republic of Korea... read more

Ford Restarting F-150, Super Duty Production Ahead of Schedule after Fire at Magnesium Parts Supplier

Ford Motor Company is restarting production of the popular F-150 at Dearborn Truck Plant Friday after just over one... read more


2018 General Assembly Recap

The most significant takeaway from this session could very likely be breaking the no-tax cycle and doing it with... read more

Novelis Breaks Ground on Facility in Guthrie, Plans 125 Jobs

Gov. Matt Bevin today joined executives from Novelis Inc. along with federal, state, local and industry representatives to break... read more

Gov. Bevin appoints new Commissioner for the Department of Workforce Investment

Ray Leathers, of Shelbyville, a decorated U.S. Army veteran with 40 years of experience in the manufacturing industry, was... read more

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

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