The Impact of COVID-19 on Local Manufacturing

Our very own Larry Butka was interviewed for this article about the impact of the COVID-19 virus on local manufacturing.

Area manufacturers ‘producing, delivering, shipping’ – but watching supply chain

Manufacturing is one of the major industries in the state that hasn’t been mandated to shut down because of coronavirus public health concerns.

Cambria County manufacturing companies said business is consistent, but they will have an eye on the pandemic’s impact on supply chain conditions for months ahead.

Cambria’s manufacturing industry employs more than 4,100 people and makes up more than 8% of employment countywide, according to January 2020 statistics from the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.

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