Incentives

We want to invest in companies that want to invest in our community.

Our community’s strength has come from matching its strong workforce and infrastructure with the opportunities provided by successful companies. The partnership pays off for the company, our people, and our future.

It’s why we’re willing to go the extra mile to encourage companies to choose the communities of Jackson County, Mississippi.

The benefits of Jackson County, Mississippi:

  • Mississippi is a Right to Work State
  • Area included within Gulf Coast Foreign Trade Zone
  • Various customized industrial training programs
  • State of Mississippi income tax credits for qualified industries in conjunction with certain bond financing agreements
  • State of Mississippi financing programs for land, building, and new equipment
  • Exemptions of property taxes on finished goods through a Mississippi Free Port Warehouse Law

We’re confident that—once here—these new operations will grow, prosper, and contribute to our successful future as they secure theirs.

Contract: Ingalls, $7M

Ingalls Shipbuilding of Pascagoula, Miss., was awarded a $7,016,664 cost-plus-fixed fee contract for post-delivery planning yard services in

DHS picks Mississippi

Mississippi State University in Starkville was chosen by the Department of Homeland Security as a base of operations for drone research. Research

B&D expands, creating 35 jobs

B&D Plastics, LLC is expanding in Gautier, Miss., a $750,000 corporate investment that will create 35 jobs. B&D Plastics is one of the

Northrop expanding in Moss Point

PASCAGOULA, Miss. – Northrop Grumman Unmanned Systems Center will expand its operation at Trent Lott International Airport in Moss Point,

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