Why is the Indiana Green Industry Important to the US Economy?
According to Purdue University’s latest update on The Economic Contributions of the Indiana Green Industry, the green industry remains an import contributor to the U.S. economy.
The green industry is a vast and diverse sector that involves businesses engaged in:
Since the most recent survey conducted in 2013, the U.S. green industry has seen a growth of:
At the regional level, the Midwest emerged as the leading contributor with 465,263 jobs and $73.8 billion in sales revenue.
In 2018, Indiana ranked 20th in the United States with:
2018 Green Industry Job Contributions (total and direct)
Torres, Ariana. “Ho-257-w the Economic Contribution of the Indiana Green Industry.” The Economic Contribution of the Indiana Green Industry, June 2021, www.extension.purdue.edu/extmedia/HO/HO-257-W.pdf.