For companies scouting locations to startup, expand or relocate, The Twin Cities metropolitan area offers a skilled workforce, excellent state and local support, and a business climate ideal for turning dreams into growth and profits.
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Why the Twin Cities
Provides a snapshot of the Twin Cities region, with brief overviews on workforce, education systems, business climate and quality of life. (8 pages)
Why The Greater MSP Region? Minneapolis-St. Paul
Provides a detailed look at workforce, education, logistics, transportation, business costs, utilities, state and local business assistance, and quality of life in the 13 counties that make up the Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan region. (28 pages)
Economic Overview and Industry Strengths of Minneapolis-St. Paul
Provides overviews of the general economy, the real estate market, and the metro area's major industries: bioscience and medical technology; finance and insurance; advanced manufacturing; renewable energy; food manufacturing; and information technology. (28 pages)
A unique mix of natural resources and human ingenuity. Mining. Timber. Aviation. Engineering. Information Technology. Manufacturing. All of it wrapped in the breathtaking splendor of Minnesota's northwoods.
Agriculture. Manufacturing. And the perfect setting for companies looking to tap into the oil boom in neighboring North Dakota.
An agriculture and health care powerhouse, the southeast region is home to the Mayo Clinic and several of the state's most well-know food and high-tech companies.
A national leader in agricultural production, renewable energy and high-tech manufacturing.
What do you call a region with the largest freezer manufacturing plant in the world? Cool.