New York

New York State is building a global hub for the innovation economy. We are training a 21st century workforce, pursuing nation-leading green energy goals, and making historic investments in advanced manufacturing, cutting-edge technology, and industries that are creating jobs for the future.

— Hope Knight, President, CEO and Commissioner,
Empire State Development


New York
The New York City skyline. (Photo: Adobe Stock / THANANIT)


New York

New York

New York


Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE) will connect you to the right people and the right resources to expand your company in the Greater Rochester, NY region. A talented workforce, world-class R&D resources, an exceptional quality of life and proximity to major markets without major market costs attracted Panasonic, HP Hood and Plug Power to the Greaer Rochester, NY region.


#1 FDI (Projects)2023 State Rankings
#2 EV Charging Infrastructure2023 State Rankings
#3 Cybersecurity2023 State Rankings
Top 5 Life Sciences2023 State Rankings
Top 5 Semiconductors2023 State Rankings
Top 10 Food Processing2023 State Rankings
#1 Corporate Headquarters: New York/Jersey City/White Plains2023 Metro Rankings
#1 Fintech Leaders: New York2023 Metro Rankings
#1 Financial Centers (Global): New York2023 Global Rankings
Top 5 Smart Cities: New York City2023 Global Rankings

From the July / August 2023 issue of Business Facilities



Refresco Beverage New York

Refresco Beverage Will Invest $13M In New York Expansion

Refresco Beverage will invest $13 million to expand in Dunkirk, New York. AMD grows semiconductor R&D facilities in Monroe and Dutchess counties, creating up to 165 jobs by 2025.
life sciences

Greater Boston, San Francisco Bay, San Diego Are Top Life Sciences Markets

Greater Boston, the San Francisco Bay Area, and San Diego once again reign supreme as the top three U.S. markets for life sciences, according to a new JLL report.
Science & Technology Advanced Manufacturing Park, Genesee County, New York

1.9-Mile Transmission Line Moved To Support New York Mega-Site

The electric transmission line delivers 100% clean, renewable hydropower to the 1,250-acre Science & Technology Advanced Manufacturing Park in Genesee County, New York.
Renewable Energy Infrastructure

Renewable Energy Infrastructure Expanding

Across North America, the grid is gaining green energy resources to support business operations.
2023 Metro Rankings

Business Facilities’ 2023 Metro Rankings Report

Metro areas and cities of all sizes are recognized for attracting and retaining businesses from numerous industry sectors in the 2023 Metro Rankings Report
Tesla New York

Tesla Picks New York For EV Parts Distribution Facility

Located in Orange County, NY, Telsa will use the 927,00-square-foot building as a regional distribution facility for electric vehicle parts.
Global Rankings

19th Annual Global Rankings Report: Standout Locations For Site Selectors

Foreign direct investment, renewable energy, and global smart cities 
are included in this year’s global rankings.

Washington, Michigan, Massachusetts, California, Texas Are #1 In Key Industries

Business Facilities Annual State Rankings highlight high-growth sectors, including Aerospace/Defense, Automotive, Life Sciences, Semiconductors, and Film & Television.