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

Ports, Cuba sign accords

The Mississippi ports of Pascagoula and Gulfport signed agreements in Cuba on Monday with an eye to future business and with a Republican U.S. senator from the state

USCG awards contracts

Ingalls Shipbuilding and VT Halter Marine of Pascagoula were among five companies that were awarded firm, fixed-price contracts from the U.S. Coast

Call Toll-Free: (800) 362-0103  •  Fax: (228) 762-8431  •  Email: prussell@jcedf.org  P.O. Drawer 1558, Pascagoula, MS 39568-1558   
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