West-South Central

Article | October 6, 2020
Ports and Depots Keep the U.S. Economy Humming with Access to Markets   

In 2019, the United States imported goods valued at about $2.5 trillion from its international trading partners and exported $1.65 trillion abroad.... More>>

Development News | September 30, 2020
OK: Major Hotel to Open in Downtown OKC, Hiring 250+ Employees   

The $241 million, 605-room Omni Hotel in downtown Oklahoma City is on track to open in January. More>>

Development News | September 25, 2020
TX: Construction Begins on New Johns Manville Plant, to Employ 50+   

Dirt started moving recently on the new Johns Manville (JM) plant being constructed in the Hillsboro, Texas, industrial park. More>>

Development News | September 24, 2020
TX: Retailer Five Below Opens New Store, Distribution Center in Texas   

Retailer Five Below recently opened its 1,000th store in Houston, marking the company's 111th store in Texas and 15th in the Houston metro area. More>>

Industry News | September 21, 2020
TexAmericas Center Upgrades Website; Integrates with National Database   

TexAmericas Center (TAC) shared its upgraded website (texamericascenter.com) which integrates with RealMassive, a real estate database provider, and... More>>

Agency | September 16, 2020
Freeport Economic Development Corporation   


Development News | September 8, 2020
TX: Dollar Tree Opens 25th Distribution Center, Creating 400 Jobs   

Dollar Tree recently held a grand-opening for its 25th U.S. distribution center, this one in Rosenberg, Texas. More>>

Development News | September 4, 2020
LA: Stewart Enterprises to Add 115 Jobs in Jefferson Parish   

Stewart Enterprises will create 115 new direct jobs based at the Stewart offices in the Elmwood area of Jefferson Parish. More>>

Development News | September 3, 2020
OK: Construction to Start on Wind Farm in Major County   

Developers are nearing the construction stage of Maverick Wind Energy Center, a wind farm to be built in eastern Major County. More>>

Industry News | August 31, 2020
TX: Allen Econ Dev Corp. Sees New Commercial Projects Amid COVID-19   

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the city of Allen, Texas, has seen more than 2 million square feet of new commercial projects proceed this summer. More>>