The mainstay of the local economy is farming, based largely on sheep and cattle.
Other local businesses include:
H.V. Bowen & Sons
Operating from the Tan Y Foel Quarry supplying aggregates, road stone and cement.
Tel: 01938 810460
Operating from The Mill, New Mills supplying fuel, feed, fertilizer etc.
Tel: 01686 650242
Tyre service in The Garage, Adfa
Tel: 01938 811199
M.P. Foulkes, Wholesale
Tyre specialist and bottled gas distributor for all of Central Wales.
Tel: 01938 810347
Home and Business Removals
Tel: 01938 810649
The Red Ridge Outdoor Centre
Another important employer that provides training for individuals, higher education, schools and youth groups.
Cefn Coch Inn
Situated in Cefn Coch. Proprietor Menna Watkin.
Tel: 01938 810247