Mississippi Advantages

See the top reasons to do business in Mississippi.


Shovel-ready Site Program
Area Development, 2018


Favorable General Regulatory Environment
Area Development, 2018


Economic Growth Potential
Business Facilities, 2018


Purchasing Power Based On Real Value of a $100
The Tax Foundation, 2018

Who Does Business in Mississippi?

  • U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center C Spire Baxter Lowe's Milwaukee Walmart McKesson McLane
  • CAT Teleflex Tyson Entergy Continental Tire Mississippi Power U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Nissan
  • “Rolls-Royce is investing in America because of our collective innovation, competitiveness and cooperative spirit, and we find the state of Mississippi is the perfect location to expand our operations.”
    James M. Guyette
    Former Chairman, President & CEO, Rolls-Royce North America


🎉C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S🎉 to Pablo Diaz & Randy Kelley, this year’s recipients of the Marsha N. Hamilton Spirit Award! 🏆 This award is given annually to #Mississippi leaders who go above and beyond to further economic development. #EconDev #MSWorks


✅ ST Engineering Invests Heavily in Pascagoula 🙌
✅ Lowndes County Solar Project Gets the Go-ahead 😎
✅ @usdagov Announces Grant Programs for Rural Communities 🤝

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