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Hi-Lex Controls to Expand in Hudson and Litchfield, Add 348 New Michigan Jobs

Tuesday, September 19, 2006

Michael Shore, MEDC
(517) 335-4590

Auto Parts Manufacturer Chooses Michigan for $26.8 Million Investment

Governor Jennifer M. Granholm today announced Hi-Lex Controls Inc. will invest $26.8 million to expand its operations in Hudson and Litchfield. The project will create 395 new jobs, including 208 directly by the company. Assistance offered through the Michigan Economic Development Corporation helped convince the company to choose Michigan instead of a competing site in Ohio.

The Hi-Lex Controls expansion is one of nine economic development projects the Governor announced today. In all, they are expected to create and retain a total of 1,009 Michigan jobs.

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Hi-Lex Controls Inc.
Economic Analysis Summary Estimates

TOTAL JOBS CREATED

395

Direct

208

Indirect

187

$ 8,153,000

Revenue Foregone

$ 1,295,000

Revenue Gain

$ 9,448,000

Average Weekly Wage

$ 502

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