Additional Assistance

We’re eager to help businesses make Jackson County, Mississippi their prosperous new home. This is why the JCEDF and the State of Mississippi go well beyond simple site selection assistance and provides a long list of value-added services for prospective businesses. These services can include:

Custom Research

The JCEDF can help with a wide variety of demographic and other reports that will further illuminate the feasibility of a project.

Vocational Technical Training

The Mississippi Coast offers one of the best vocational and technical training programs in the nation.

Free Employment Screening

Mississippi offers free employment screening and interviewing at no charge to businesses.

FTZ Operator Support

The Mississippi Coast FTZ can facilitate the use of FTZ space and assist users with:

  • Activating FTZ space
  • Interfacing with U.S. Customs
  • The entry and withdrawal process
  • Inventory control
  • All FTZ administrative functions

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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