Why Michigan?

Welcome to a talented workforce, strong logistical network, and millions of dollars in incentives, loans, and resources.

Rail, Roads, Air, & Deepwater Access —
And a Recognized Leader in Economic Development

With the US and the world within reach, Michigan offers an ideal location for manufacturing and high-tech industries. But that’s not all—the state also boasts a young, talented workforce, a low cost of living, and some of the most competitive business tax advantages in the country. Welcome to Michigan — where the businesses of tomorrow thrive today.

Top Industries:

  • Chemical Manufacturing
  • Fabricated Metal Products
  • Plastics
  • Primary Metals
  • Rubber Products
  • Transportation Equipment

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A Top State for
Advanced Manufacturing & High-Tech Industries.

Michigan has provided millions of dollars in resources, incentives, and loans to support business expansion and growth — and continues to invest in business growth. Below are just a few of the advantages that the Wolverine State holds for your business.

Talent & Workforce

15 four-year public colleges and universities—and a large network of community colleges & private institutions.

Infrastructure & Logistics

Within a day's drive of 37 million in the US population. And unmatched rail, air, and deepwater access.

Business-Friendly Climate

Michigan's economic activity is currently at a 10 year high. Here's why the state is growing for businesses.

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Call Michigan Home

Indiana & Michigan Power provides electricity to 46 cities in 6 counties in Southwest Michigan. Our growing industrial customers include:

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