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Michigan gains thousands of manufacturing jobs

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DETROIT (WKZO) -- Michigan leads the country when it comes to new manufacturing job creation.

According to a report by the National Association of Manufacturers, Michigan posted a net gain of over 88-thousand jobs between December 2009 and March of this year.  The Great Lakes state outpaced second place Texas by more than 30-thousand new workers.

Michigan ranked fourth in the nation in 2012 for major new corporate facilities and expansions.

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