2019 Record-Breaking Year for Economic Development in Indiana

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2019 Record-Breaking Year for Economic Development in Indiana

Almost 300 companies have committed to growing or locating to the Hoosier state, bringing more jobs

INDIANA- The Indiana Economic Development Corporation says 2019 was the third consecutive record-breaking year for economic development in Indiana. 

296 companies have committed to locate or grow in the state. Together, these businesses will invest more than $8.44 billion in the Hoosier state. This will create up to 27,137 new jobs with average wages of $28.60/hour, which is above the country's average wages. 

Governor Eric Holcomb said during the announcement Monday, “As a state, we have worked tirelessly to create a nationally ranked, pro-growth business climate, and the results have solidified Indiana's reputation as a global destination for business, creating high-quality career opportunities for Hoosiers in the process."

For a full list of the companies involved click here. 

 

 

(Photo: Thinkstock. Ronnie Chua.) 

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