Canada Economy

Canada’s Economy Of The Future

The world’s second largest country offers manufacturers exciting opportunities.
foreign direct investment

Growing Global Investments

The United States continues to attract the lion’s share of foreign direct investment, and here’s a look at several hot spots.
2024 Business Facilities Economic Development Organization Awards

2024 Business Facilities Economic Development Organization Awards

Business Facilities' 2024 EDO Awards recognize efforts and initiatives that make a difference in communities across North America.
Perth

Rio Tinto To Invest $143M For R&D In Western Australia

The mining company will focus on its low-carbon ironmaking process, and plans to create 30 jobs.
Mexico-United States border

Mexico-United States: Double The Opportunity

Manufacturing operations find favorable conditions in locating along the Mexico-United States border.
Logistics Hubs

Top Logistics Hubs For 2024

As shifting global conditions introduce new logistics leaders, longstanding hubs are reliable options for business.
New Brunswick

Hansen Signs Set To Expand Operations In Moncton, New Brunswick

As one of the largest sign companies in Canada, the company plans to expand its workforce and enter the U.S. market.
Piedras Negras

Littelfuse Opens New Manufacturing Plant In Piedras Negras, Mexico

The electronic manufacturer's 106,000 square foot facility has already made an impact on the local communities.
Kohler Arizona

Kohler Unveils New Arizona Manufacturing Facility

New Kohler manufacturing facility will employ more than 400 workers in Casa Grande. Plus, Arizona strengthens ties with South Korea.
Ontario

Asahi Kasei Announces $1.56B Investment In Ontario For Li-On Battery Plant

The Niagara Region of Ontario welcomes the chemicals company to Port Colborne as its invests in lithium-ion battery supply chain.
Polar Semiconductor Minnesota

Polar Semiconductor To Invest $525M In Minnesota Expansion

Polar Semiconductor will expand its Bloomington, MN manufacturing facility, with $120M in support from the U.S. CHIPS and Science Act, $75M from the Minnesota Forward Fund.
Daikin Applied Mexico

Daikin Applied Will Build Energy-Efficient Manufacturing Plant In Mexico

Located in Tijuana, the new plant will expand the company’s manufacturing capabilities to support growing demand for sustainable data centers and HVAC cooling solutions.
2024 Economic Development Organization Awards

Business Facilities Announces 2024 EDO Awards

The publication for site selection professionals recognizes 24 Economic Development Organizations (EDOs) for their innovative programs that are making an impact.

The Little Potato Company Invests $39.5 Million For Alberta Packaging Plant

The Alberta-based potato producer has expanded with a new packaging facility in Nisku Business Park.
Honda Canada

Honda Canada To Grow EV Supply Chain With $15B Investment

Over the last four years, automotive and battery makers have announced more than $31 billion in investments in electric vehicle manufacturing across Canada.
Boviet Solar Pitt County, North Carolina

Boviet Solar Picks North Carolina For First North American Production Facility

Vietnam-based solar energy technology company will invest $294M and create over 900 jobs, Atlantic Emergency Solutions will invest $1.5M to expand In Pitt County, NC.
Mobis Spain

Mobis Begins Building EV Battery System Plant In Spain 

Korea-based electric vehicle (EV) supplier Mobis will invest more than $128 million in Navarre, Spain to build the first electrification-dedicated plant in Western Europe.
OTR Mexico

OTR, Birmingham Fastener Expand In Mexico

OTR Engineered Solutions will open its new facility in the Monterrey metropolitan area in August; Birmingham Fastener opened a new facility in Querétaro City last month.

Mack Trucks To Be Made In Mexico

Expected to open in 2026, the plant will support the growth of Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks in the U.S. and Canadian markets through existing operations there.
Exploring The Energy Future

Exploring The Energy Future

As industries seek to diversify energy sources, government initiatives remain central to these efforts.
tax credits

Listen Now: Living And Learning In Lubbock, Texas, With John Osborne, CEO, Lubbock EDA

Lubbock EDA CEO John Osborne discusses business climate and downtown revitalization in the Business Facilities Podcast.
2024 Business Facilities Economic Development Organization Awards

2024 Business Facilities Economic Development Organization Awards

Business Facilities' 2024 EDO Awards recognize efforts and initiatives that make a difference in communities across North America.
Business Facilities May / June 2024 issue, Supply Chain Strategies

May / June 2024 Issue: Looking A Few Steps Ahead

Business Facilities' May / June 2024 issue focuses on site selection and supply chain strategies. Plus, foreign direct investment, the automotive industry, and our 2024 EDO Award winners.

[VIDEO] Camp Hall – A Next Generation Commerce Park in South Carolina

Camp Hall is a first-of-its-kind, master-planned industrial work space located in Charleston, S.C. As a convergence of people, place and programming, Camp Hall delivers thoughtful infrastructure and logistical features that empower people — and business — to thrive.

Location Spotlight: Topeka, Kansas

With three top universities in the area and connectivity via major interstates, Topeka, Kansas is rich with opportunity. Visit the GO Topeka Economic Partnership to learn more.