• Traditionally, Michigan has led the nation in the production of passenger cars and assembled trucks.
  • The nation’s number one producer of canned baby food is located in Fremont.
  • Michigan has one of the world’s greatest chemical centers, in Midland.
  • One of the largest pharmaceutical laboratory buildings and pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities is located in Kalamazoo.
  • Michigan is one of the leaders in the production of salt.
  • Michigan has the world’s largest limestone quarry, in Rogers City.
  • The Lake Superior district in the Upper Peninsula is part of one of the greatest iron ore-producing regions in the world.


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