Industry

Article | June 30, 2003
Reaching Biotech's Critical Mass   

After more than two years of a down market, it's definitely looking like the biotech industry is beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel. More>>


Article | June 30, 2003
Site Selection for the Pharmaceutical and Bio Industries   

This first decade of the 21st century represents an unprecedented opportunity for growth for pharmaceutical companies, the likes of which will... More>>


Article | June 30, 2003
Logistics Site Selection   

A comprehensive model for logistics site selection, evaluating cost factors and looking at qualitative issues often overlooked in the site selection... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Foreign Trade Zones: Using Federal Trade Program as a Local Economic Development Tool   

The U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones program has grown profoundly over the last three decades. In 1970 there were 8 General Purpose Zones and 3 special... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Indiana: Be in a State of Progress   

If you’re surprised that the plastics and metals industries hold such a dominant role in Indiana business, don’t be. The Midwest remains the home... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Illinois - A Premier Business Location   

For nearly 200 years, Illinois has helped business and people realize their dreams in the middle of a country billed as the Land of Opportunity. More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Missouri - Achieving Prosperity   

The Show-Me State has consistently proved to the world that it is the perfect place for business. Whether it is attracting new business or... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Ohio: Plastics and Metals Thrive with Ohio's Third Frontier Project   

While the plastics and metals industries may not have always received the type of attention afforded to the high-tech industries, they remain... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Manufacturing Erosion Poses Threat to Standard of Living   

While manufacturing has been the engine for healthy economic growth and good jobs, intense global competition and the rising cost of doing business... More>>


Article | March 31, 2003
Plastics Industry Outlook   

The U.S. plastics industry employs 1.4 million workers and provides more than $310 billion in annual shipments, and the plastics processing sector... More>>