Current Issue
Medical device manufacturing is emerging as one of Wisconsin's most dynamic industry sectors and is projected to become a key driver for exports from the state. The U.S. medical device market size is around $110 billion, and it is expected to reach $133 billion by 2016, according to SelectUSA, a U.S. government effort to facilitate business investment. Wisconsin boasts a significant concentration of medical device companies, with leaders such as Wauwatosa-based GE Healthcare and Milwaukee-based Mortara Instrument Inc., and a variety of smaller companies cropping up, all riding what is considered the sector's second surge.