Key Industrial Site Features
A 27-acre, city-owned industrial site offering a robust ecosystem of agricultural, medical and manufacturing companies with a large existing labor force.
Why Okeechobee County?
From its Class 1 CSX rail service to close proximity to eight international airports and PortMiami, Port Everglades and Port Manatee, Okeechobee County provides many options to ship or receive goods from anywhere in the world.
Florida is where life science innovation thrives
1st for university research parks in the U.S.
2nd largest medical device manufacturing industry
4th in clinical trials initiated among states
1st for high-tech employment in the Southeast U.S.
2nd largest pharmaceuticals manufacturing industry
5th largest biotech R&D industry
Florida's workforce supports a growing life sciences industry
More than 32,000 professionals work in the state's biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturing industries, and an annual increase in STEM graduates means the industry has a healthy outlook.
A Healthy State for Life Sciences
Florida is the nation's No. 2 medical device and pharma manufacturing state