Manufacturing: A Continuing Growth Trend for Device Industry

December 1, 2006

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Manufacturing: A Continuing Growth Trend for Device Industry


In a continuing trend, most states saw an increase in the number of registered manufacturing facilities in 2006. Overall, the number of medical device establishments increased from 11,364 (2005) to 12,679 (2006). To submit registration and listing submissions, contact FDA at 240/276-0111 or via e-mail at [email protected]. For policy questions, contact CDRH at 240/276-0110; fax 240/276-0140; or e-mail [email protected].

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FDA-registered medical device establishments, with the number of firms and percentage of U.S. total for each state. Establishments include manufacturers, contract manufacturers, repackagers/relabelers, and rebuilders/refurbishers. Percentages for each state are rounded to the nearest whole number. Source: CDRH establishment registration database.

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