- aDow Chemical Company
- aSchneider Electric
- aTeam Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania has what it takes for businesses and individuals to Work Smart and Live Happy. Our state helped build America, and we continue to push the limits in modern manufacturing and energy industries.
WE ARE AN ECONOMIC POWERHOUSE
Pennsylvania’s GDP is the 19th largest in the world, and our economic density, diversity, and localization provide cost effective access to critical supply chains. From corporate headquarters to manufacturing facilities, to state-of-the-art R&D labs, we have it all. Our business-friendly state offers the lowest effective corporate tax rate for labor-intensive manufacturers, Single Sales Factor taxation, and no combined filing requirements.
MOVING AT THE SPEED OF BUSINESS
We are a day away from 60 percent of the U.S. and Canadian populations, and 6 of the top 10 U.S. markets. Pennsylvania has the country’s 7th largest network of interstate highways and freeways, 6 international airports, 4 Class I railroads, 8 foreign trade zones, and 3 ports with access to the Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico, and the Great Lakes.
WE WORK SMART
Pennsylvania’s workforce is 6.5 million-strong. Our state has nearly 300 higher education institutions, including 5 of the nation’s top 50 universities. We are also in the top 3 U.S. states producing STEM graduates.
AND LIVE HAPPY
From urban cityscapes to countryside communities and everything in between, you can find the perfect place to work, live, and pursue your happiness.
Interested in learning more? Our business development team is on-site and ready to talk to you about opportunities for your company in Pennsylvania.
- aTricon Energy
- aKiewit Energy
- aPerformance Contractors
- aPolymer Alliance ZonePolymer Alliance Zone, Inc. (PAZ) builds on the industrial strengths of West Virginia, setting a new standard of cooperation among the leaders of education, business, and government. The objective of PAZ is to recruit new jobs and investments in the plastics industry as well as expand existing industry in West Virginia. PAZ is currently working with newly announced cracker and polyethylene plants which will offer companies’ basic feedstock for their products, saving transportation cost and being within 8 hours of two thirds of the US population, which makes locating here more profitable. The Zone's business advantages include a strong base of polymer customers, suppliers, research facilities, education and training resources, and a superior polymer workforce. These incentives create a solid foundation for industrial growth. PAZ is a strong force for your business expansion – Come Grow With Us!
- aShale Crescent USA
- aTrinseo LLC
- aBurns & McDonnell
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- aOpec Plastics
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- aWest Virginia Department of Commerce
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- aSiluria Technologies
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