Arkansas Consistent in Region for Manufacturing Numbers by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 12/16/2013 12:00 am Only 10 states in the nation have more than 400,000 manufacturing jobs. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.