Economic Overview

Largest Manufacturers

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Company Product Total
Austal USA Shipbuilding 2,500
ThyssenKrupp Steel USA Steel Mill 1,700
ST Mobile Aerospace Aircraft Refurbishing 1,300
BAE Systems Southeast Ship Repair 850
Evonik Chemicals 644
Kimberly-Clark Paper Products 600
Press-Register Newspaper 500
BASF Chemicals 400
Continental Motors Aircraft Piston Engines 400
UOP Chemicals 370
Coca-Cola Bottling Company Soft Drinks 250
Masland Carpets LLC Carpet Mfg. 250
Signal Ship Repair Shipbuilding 250
Horizon Shipbuilding Shipbuilding 205
Huntsman Materials Chemicals 174
Holcim (US) Dry Chemicals 174
Dupont Chemicals 170
Mitsubshi Polysilicon Chemicals 150
Ineos Phenol Chemicals 150

Largest Non-Manufacturers

Company Total Employees
Mobile County Public School System 7,700
Mobile Infirmary Medical Center 5,300
University of South Alabama and Medical facilities 5,300
Wal-Mart 2,900
Providence Hospital 2,350
City of Mobile 2,200
Mobile County 1,570
Springhill Medical Center   1,113
CPSI 1,000
AltaPointe 740
U.S. Postal Service 700
Regions Bank 650
Alabama Power Company 600
Alabama State Port Authority 600
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 600
Alorica 600

Foreign-Based Investments In the Mobile Area

      (By Country of Origin)
Australia  Austal USA
Austria Lenzing Fibers
Belgium Huntsman Materials
England BAE Systems Southeast Shipyards
  Shell Chemical LP
  Ineos Phenol
  Tate & Lyle
France Arkema Inc.
  Airbus North America Engineering
Germany Berg Spiral Pipe
  ThyssenKrupp Steel & Stainless USA, LLC
Holland Akzo Nobel Chemicals LLC
  Shell Offshore
Japan Master Halco
  Mitsubishi Polysilicon
  Plasmine Technology Inc.
  Ricoh Business Solutions
Korea Glovis International
Norway Aker Solutions
Scotland Energy Cranes LLC
Singapore ST Aerospace Mobile
South Africa Barloworld Handling
Spain Airbus Military North America
Sweden SSAB Americas
Switzerland Holcim (US)

High Tech Companies

Alto Imaging Technologies Inc. Computer Information Management Systems
American Computer Enterprises Computer Networking
Arrival Systems Inc. Computer Service & Repair
CentraLite Systems Inc. Lighting Systems/Management, Home Electronics
Computer Professionals Computer Networking
Conde Systems Computers, Supplies and Parts
C.P.S.I. Computer Software, Hospital Management Systems
DailyAccess Corp. Financial Services
DocuSys Inc. Healthcare – IT
Dogwood Productions Inc. Website Design
Enveloc Inc. Computer Backup
Epiphany Development Software Development
Forté Incorporated Computer Consulting
Global Tel*Link Telecommunications
Konica Minolta Printing Solutions Laser Printers
Level 3 Communication Services
Logical Computer Solutions Computer Networking
MCG Business Solutions Computer Software
Mentor Graphics Computer Software
Middle Bay Consulting Inc. Computer-Systems Designers & Consultants
Mitsubishi Polysilicon Chemical Manufacturing
N-Tron Corp. Industrial Network Products/Data Communications
Odyssey Networking Computer Networking
PAETEC Telecommunications
Prism Systems Inc. Engineering Services
Radiance Technologies Inc. Technology Development
Software Technology Software Development
Southern Light LLC Fiber Optics Equipment & Systems
The SSI Group Software - Hospital Management Systems
TekLinks IT Consulting
TeleVox Software Inc. Doctor to Patient Communication Software
Xante Corporation Printer Manufacturing

Number & Type of Businesses

Category Mobile
Mobile County Baldwin County
Total 15,898 12,624 3,274
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting and Agriculture Support 208 158 50
Mining 44 37 7
Utilities 49 36 13
Construction 1,964 1,239 725
Manufacturing 624 483 141
Wholesale Trade 1,272 878 394
Retail Trade 4,526 3,268 1,258
Transportation and Warehousing 616 432 184
Information 196 134 62
Finance and Insurance 1,926 1,356 570
Real Estate 612 407 205
Professional Services 1,173 882 291
Management of Companies, Enterprises 66 56 10
Admin, Support, Waste Management 650 480 170
Educational Services 102 82 20
Healthcare, Social Services 965 684 260
Arts & Entertainment, Recreation 169 102 67
Accommodation and Food Service 970 657 313
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,524 1,136 388
Auxiliaries 18 16 2
Unclassified Establishments 150 101 49