Key Fire Hose Corporation operates one of the largest fire hose manufacturing plants in the world. Production capability at its Miami facility is 25 million-plus feet per year. Key Fire Hose supplies most major United States cities and many countries throughout the world, such as Columbia, Mexico, Peru and the Philippines. The company was established in 1988 with 16 looms in production. By 1998, 84 looms were producing and expansion has increased output by 500 percent. Well-experienced employees feature an average service time of more than 10 years in fire hose manufacturing.