SENEDIA Report Highlights 30,000 Jobs, $4.3 Billion in Economic Impact from Defense Cluster in R.I.

Newport, R.I. (August 30, 2017) — Rhode Island’s defense cluster accounts for thousands of jobs and billions in economic impact, according to an in-depth report on the Economic Impact of the Rhode Island Defense Cluster released today by The Southeastern New England Defense Industry Alliance (SENEDIA).  The report, highlighted in remarks by Gov. Gina M. Raimondo at SENEDIA’s annual Defense Innovation Days, highlights significant growth in recent years.  Read more here: Press Release – Economic Impact of RI Defense Cluster