• The Columbus Region is home to over 100 automotive suppliers, occupying 16.5 million sq. ft. and employing approximately 16,000 workers.
  • OEMs and automotive suppliers occupy 45% of the manufacturing space in the Columbus Region.
  • Tier 1 suppliers own and occupy over 10 million sq. ft. and account for 26% of owned manufacturing space.
  • Commercial real estate will be impacted by future shifts in industry demands, including stricter fuel economy regulations and consumer preferences.