Chemistry in the States

With nearly all manufactured goods being touched by the business of chemistry, our industry is important in some facet to every state in our country. The business of chemistry is a $639 billion enterprise and a key element of the nation’s economy. Supporting more than 25 percent of the U.S. GDP, chemistry is one of the nation’s largest manufacturing sectors, and the chemistry sector provides 555,000 skilled, good-paying jobs throughout the U.S.

Use our interactive map to see the positive impacts that chemistry has in your state!

Maryland chemistry...

  • At $3.55B, is the 3rd largest manufacturing industry in the state
  • Provides 650 direct jobs in District 1
  • Pays $57M in wages in District 1
  • Generates $19M in state & local taxes, and $17M in federal taxes in District 1
  • Invests $233M across Maryland to build & update equipment and facilities
  • Ships $1.25B in products to customers around the world
  • Generates an additional 1,440 jobs in plastics & rubber products in District 1