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.

Ingalls wins NSC contract

PASCAGOULA, Miss. -- Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $497 million fixed-price, incentive-fee contract from the U.S. Coast Guard to build

Navy orders more MQ-8Cs

Northrop Grumman is set to build 10 additional MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopters for the U. S. Navy, giving maritime commanders persistent, real-time intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR). It brings to

Senators praise Northrop over contract

MOSS POINT, Miss. – Sens. Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker praised Northrop Grumman and the city for two separate contracts to build additional

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