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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

Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

This week, the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet (KEWDC) will celebrate National Apprenticeship Week in Kentucky from November... read more

Nylene Breaks Ground on Expansion in Henderson

HENDERSON, KY (WFIE) -Construction will begin in on Nov. 19, 2018 on the expansion project at Custom Resins, now... read more

KY Election Results

Kentuckians went to the polls today in large numbers to elect candidates to state, local and federal offices. We... read more

Gov. Bevin Attends White House Ceremony Celebrating Pledge to America’s Workers

Gov. Matt Bevin today attended a ceremony with President Donald J. Trump at the White House celebrating the Pledge... read more

Robotics Education & Competition Foundation Sets Guinness Record

KAM is honored to have taken part in the REC Foundation’s Guinness World Record title for the largest robot... read more

Metalsa expanding Kentucky plant, adding 250 jobs

A car parts manufacturer says an expansion at one of its plants in Kentucky will create roughly... read more

Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation receives $2.5 million grant to help injured or ill employees remain or return to work

The Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet’s Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) has been awarded a $2.5 million U.S.... read more

Manufacturing Month to Highlight Worldwide Demand for Kentucky Products

As one of the nation’s most manufacturing-intense states, Kentucky throughout October will recognize Manufacturing Month, the 4,500 manufacturing facilities,... read more

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