Glens Falls, NY – Today, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) issued the following statement on the announcement that Norsk Titanium will be investing $1 billion for the world's first industrial-scale aerospace additive factory in Plattsburgh over the next ten years:

“Plattsburgh continues to emerge as a major manufacturing and economic hub for our region, and this announcement is continued good news for the growth of our local economy,” said Congresswoman Stefanik. “This investment means hundreds of jobs for the Plattsburgh region in the high-tech aerospace industry. As a Member of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, I am committed to working to ensure that workforce training is available in the North Country to meet the needs of new employers such as Norsk and to make the region attractive for further 21st century manufacturers. I applaud this news and will continue working in Congress on efforts to grow our North Country economy.”