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Meet the U.S. Confectionery Industry

The National Confectioners Association is the Washington, DC-based trade group representing the $34 billion U.S. confectionery industry and comprised of 320 member companies that manufacture and market the vast majority of chocolate confectionery, sugar confectionery and gum sold in the United States, 225 companies who supply those manufacturers and 115 brokerage companies who serve as third-party sales agents for manufacturers.

There are confectionery manufacturers in more than 40 states employing approximately 70,000 confectionery workers in more than 1,000 facilities across the United States.

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Swatch of color corresponding to Pennsylvania, California, Illinois, Wisconsin, New Jersey, Indiana, Colorado, New York, Ohio, Minnesota, North Carolina, Texas, Connecticut, Utah, and Washington on the state map = Top 15 Confectionery Producing

Based on total value of shipments according to 2007 Census data