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Business Facilities’ 2015 State Rankings Report: Nebraska Tops Employment Leaders Field

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Nebraska edged North Dakota for Business Facilities’ Employment Leaders crown in BF’s 11th annual State Rankings Report.


Seaport Industrial Real Estate Occupancy Exceeds Expectations

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JLL’s seventh annual Seaports Outlook reports historically high occupancy and escalating demand for space.



Business Facilities’ 11th Annual Rankings Report: Texas, Utah Top Flagship Business, Economic Categories

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Our 11th annual rankings report is Business Facilities’ most comprehensive evaluation to date of state, metro and international leaders in more than 50 critical categories essential to site selection choices.




Business Report: New Hampshire – High Liner Foods Opens U.S. Headquarters In Portsmouth

High Liner Foods, a frozen seafood producer based in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, recently moved its U.S. headquarters from Danvers, MA to a new facility in Portsmouth, NH.

The Canadian seafood producer includes a culinary innovation R&D facility in its new HQ at the Pease International Tradeport.


State Focus: Massachusetts – Nothing Common About Its Wealth

Boston Scientific has had offices in Marlborough for years and, after building a new state-of-the-art facility, it officially moved its Global Headquarters to the city in 2014.

Massachusetts is taking in and out of the box approaches to help increase jobs and decrease unemployment.


Business Report: Maryland Exports Hit Record Level In 2014

BWI-Thurgood Marshall Airport is in the midst of a $105-million expansion, to be completed in 2017, that will enhance international service from the air hub, which sits between Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

The top trade markets for Maryland goods and services are Canada ($1.9 billion), Saudi Arabia ($915 million) and China ($714 million), with transportation equipment, chemicals and electronic products leading the surge.