Rogue Valley Microdevices announced its acquisition of a 50,000-square-foot commercial building in Palm Bay, Florida to serve as its second microfabrication facility.
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2nd in U.S. for manufacturing job growth
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20,000+ manufacturing companies
5th best infrastructure in the United States
7,700+ advanced materials establishments
380,000+ manufacturing industry workforce
Florida Is A State On The Move
Florida has 20 commercial use airports, 15 deepwater seaports, the No. 2 largest Foreign Trade Zone network and major road/rail options. This expansive infrastructure helps move people and products around the world with ease.
Companies Are Building the Future in Florida
From jets and boats to food and beverages to electronics and medical devices, companies here are making the products that make the world turn. Join global manufacturing leaders like Air Products, Jabil, Lockheed Martin, Saft and thousands of others as their businesses impact the world.
FloridaMakes helps strengthen Florida's manufacturing sector. It assists manufacturers in expanding market opportunities, developing customized business strategies, and adopting best practices. Additionally, it helps them assess opportunities for new technology, training, and supply chain improvements.
The WonderFL campaign is a first-of-its-kind campaign to promote the state of Florida as an ideal location to live, work and play. It features statewide and regional websites promoting the unique work/life balance, employment opportunities and quality of life found in Florida. What will your life be in FL?
Manufacturers Association of Florida
MAF is Florida's premier advocacy association organized to improve the business climate for manufacturers in Florida.
Florida's statewide workforce policy and investment board, helping connect businesses with the talented workforce and training needed to succeed and grow.
Plant Agricultural Systems announced they will build a $750 million hydroponic farm in Baker County. The new facility will grow fresh produce and create more than 600 jobs.
Central Moloney, Inc., announced the selection of Okaloosa County, Florida for a new, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility that will specialize in producing pad-mounted electrical transformers.
In May, Bay County officials celebrated the grand opening of the Suzuki Marine USA Technical Center, a state-of-the-art research facility in Panama City.
Buffalo Rock, the nation's largest family-owned bottler of Pepsi and Dr. Pepper products, has announced plans to create a distribution center at the Northwest Florida Industrial Park at Interstate 10.
Resia, formerly known as AHS Residential, plans to build a 200,000-square-foot facility just a few miles from Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport.
Local officials and members of the community gathered for a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome Central Moloney Inc. to Bay County. The company will soon open its sixth location, creating more than 200 local jobs.
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.
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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From Pensacola to Jacksonville, Tampa to Tallahassee and Naples to Orlando, manufacturing businesses are widespread in the Sunshine state. Where will your business make something big in Florida? Our team of experts can help you understand complicated problems, connect you with partners, and put all the pieces together.