Advanced Manufacturing

More than 20,000 manufacturing companies call Florida home. Put the state’s workforce, low taxes and access to global markets to work for your company.

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Manufacturing companies are making it big in Florida

2nd in U.S. for manufacturing job growth 

5th best state for manufacturing

20,000+ manufacturing companies

2nd best infrastructure in the U.S.

7,700+ advanced materials establishments

380,000+ manufacturing industry workforce 

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Florida is a state on the move

With 19 commercial-use airports, 15 deepwater seaports, the No. 2 largest FTZ network and major road/rail options, Florida’s expansive infrastructure helps you move products with ease.

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Companies are building the future in Florida

From jets and boats to food and beverages to semiconductors and batteries, companies here are making the products that make the world turn.   


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Find a home for your company in Florida

The PoweringFlorida team has decades of experience helping leading companies find their next home in the Sunshine State. Let us find the ideal location for you.

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Affordable rates & incentives

FPL electric rates are 41% below the national average with negotiable incentives designed to attract new investments to the Sunshine State.

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Advanced smart grid technology

FPL uses advanced sensors to quickly identify outages and has installed more than 120,000 smart devices on the electric grid to improve service.

Additional Resources

Enterprise Florida

The state of Florida's principal economic development organization, focused on private-sector job creation, international trade and more.

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FloridaMakes strengthens Florida's manufacturing sector by helping manufacturers expand market opportunities, develop customized business strategies, adopt best practices and assess opportunities for new technology and training.

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Manufacturers Association of Florida

MAF is Florida's premier advocacy association organized to improve the business climate for manufacturers in Florida.

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CareerSource Florida

Florida's statewide workforce policy and investment board, helping connect businesses with the talented workforce and training needed to succeed and grow.

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News Room

Jun 18, 2021
3 min

Manufacturing output in Florida has grown nearly 60% in the past decade from $37 billion to $59 billion, according to the National Association of Manufacturers.

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Oct 19, 2021
9 min

Site Selection Group, a full-service location advisory, economic incentives, and real estate services firm, utilizes a variety of innovative tools and analyses to help its clients evaluate locations for manufacturing investment. Florida ranks fifth in overall index score.

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Our team of experts can help you understand complicated problems, connect you with partners, and put all the pieces together.

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