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Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts


Texas Manufacturing

In August 2017, Comptroller Glenn Hegar kicked off his Good for Texas Tour: Manufacturing Edition, examining the economic impact of vital manufacturing sectors across Texas.

Manufacturing is a vital component in the machine that is Texas’ diverse economy. Chemical, high tech, automotive and other advanced manufacturing operations thrive across our state. Technological improvements and efficiencies have created employment declines but financial gain: Texas’ manufacturing contributed $226 billion to our state gross domestic product (GDP) in 2016.



  • Chemical products
  • Aerospace
  • Miscellaneous, including medical devices
  • Primary metals
  • Motor vehicles
  • Apparel, leather, textile and allied products
  • Machinery
  • Printing and related support services
  • Petroleum and coal products
  • Pharmaceutical preparation
  • Food and beverage and tobacco products
  • Aerospace and other transportation
  • Wood products manufacturing

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Contact the Comptroller's Data Analysis and Transparency Division at 800-531-5441, ext. 6-9231, or via email.

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