Economic development agencies, chambers of commerce, and other organizations and businesses to help with your relocation or expansion:
Arkansas Economic Development Commission
The Commission works with new and existing industries to provide a tailored incentive proposal for a project. It considers a variety of factors including business/industrial capital investment, payroll, workforce development, and community support in preparing incentive proposals.
900 West Capitol Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72201 (Map & Aerial View)
Flippin Chamber Of Commerce
Flippin Arkansas offers manufacturing, retail service jobs, restaurant jobs, resort jobs and the list goes on. While Flippin has all the wonderful economic opportunities a city should have, it still manages to maintain, that much sought after and ever more illusive small hometown feeling that makes it a wonderful place to raise a family and obtain friends that will last a lifetime.
P.O. Box 118, Flippin, AR 72634 (Map & Aerial View)
DeQueen/Sevier County Chamber Of Commerce
The De Queen Sevier County Chamber of Commerce is an independent, non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to sustaining and enhancing businesses currently operating within Sevier County and attracting diversified business opportunities for the benefit of the residents and visitors of Sevier County.
P.O. Box 67, De Queen, AR 71832 (Map & Aerial View)
Forrest City Area Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber is a voluntary organization of individuals, businesses and institutions working together to advance the commercial, industrial, agricultural and civic interests of Forrest City and St. Francis County.
203 North Izard Street, Forrest City, AR 72335 (Map & Aerial View)
Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority
The Authority seeks to maximize the value of Chaffee Crossing by creating an attractive, upscale development that includes sound infrastructure, quality housing, recreational and community facilities, retail establishments and businesses that provide above-average paying jobs.
7020 Taylor Ave., Fort Smith, AR 72916 (Map & Aerial View)
(479) 452-4566 Fax
Hempstead County Economic Development Corporation
This organization strives to increase employment opportunities for Hempstead County residents, broaden the tax base of Hope and Hempstead County, and improve the standard of living of Hope and Hempstead County residents.
108 West 3rd Street, Hope, AR 71802 (Map & Aerial View)
Metro Little Rock Alliance
It is the Alliance's mission to cultivate regional growth and prosperity throughout the area by marketing the region's strengths and advantages to prospective companies and site location consultants for the purposes of attracting investment and creating jobs.
1 Chamber Plaza, Little Rock, AR 72201 (Map & Aerial View)
Ouachita Partnership for Economic Development, Inc.
The Partnership is the lead economic development organization in the area. Its 14-member Board of Directors has representation from private business, the City of Camden, Ouachita County, the Camden Area Chamber of Commerce, the Camden Area Industrial Development Corporation, the Camden Fairview Public Schools, and the Southern Arkansas University Tech.
625 Adams Ave., Camden, AR 71711 (Map & Aerial View)
Arkansas Industrial News:
Arkansas Industrial Jobs Declined 1% Over Year (11/13/2012)
Industrial Jobs In Arkansas Declined 1.5% Over Past Year (10/31/2011)
Arkansas Industrial Jobs Declined 9% Over The Past Two Years (10/15/2010)
Arkansas Industrial Job Down 7.3% Over Twenty-Four Months (10/23/2009)
Arkansas Loses Fewer Manufacturing Jobs (10/15/2008)
Industrial Directory's 12-Month Report Shows Arkansas Manufacturing Jobs Down 2.8% (10/29/2007)
2007 Manufacturers' Guide Reports Arkansas Manufacturing Jobs Down 3%; Plants Down 104 (10/11/2006)
Looking to reach Arkansas manufacturers? Access the Arkansas Manufacturers Database compiled by MNI.
*Manufacturing stats updated on 6/10/2013. All other stats updated on 5/17/2013. Listings updated on 6/19/2013.