North Carolina Competitive Advantages
Executives from some of the world’s most respected companies identified the following competitive advantages North Carolina offers:
~ a wealth of talented and skilled labor,
~ outstanding custom training programs,
~ solid transportation infrastructure,
~ low cost of doing business, and
~ high quality of life.
First Place Finish Underscores North Carolina Success!
“All states face economic and budgetary challenges these days, but this ranking reminds us that there are significant success stories, too,” says Site Selection Editor in Chief Mark Arend.
“North Carolina’s first-place finish underscores its success across a wide spectrum of industries, from aerospace to life sciences to energy. We commend the governor and her economic development team for their focus on making and keeping their state business-friendly.”