The Manufacturing sector* contributed $2.17 trillion to the U.S. economy in 2015, and is made up of many industries including petroleum, steel, automobiles, aerospace, telecommunications, chemicals, electronics, food processing, consumer goods, lumber, and mining, among others. There are currently 12.32 million manufacturing workers in the U.S, which accounts for 9 percent of the workforce. Expectations are that over the next decade nearly 3.5 million manufacturing jobs will likely be needed.
RPS, a leading Managing General Agent/Underwriting Manager and nationally focused wholesale insurance broker, is committed to supporting the future of the manufacturing industry and its continued growth. We offer insurance and risk management solutions that provide comprehensive protection to address the industry’s exposures, mitigate risk, minimize losses, and drive down the total cost of risk.