Economic Development

March 3, 2021

LED releases annual review of economic efforts

Louisiana Economic Development today released “Louisiana Is A Force,” the state agency’s annual report that documents its efforts to attract investment and jobs to Louisiana. In […]
March 2, 2021

Louisiana Earns No. 8 Ranking In Site Selection Governor’s Cup

BATON ROUGE, La. — Today, Site Selection magazine ranked Louisiana No. 8, on a per capita basis, among states with the most new and expanded facilities in 2020. […]
January 26, 2021

SHINTECH ANNOUNCES $1.3 BILLION EXPANSION FOR PLASTICS FACILITIES

Investment in Iberville/West Baton Rouge complex will result in 159 new direct, indirect jobs BATON ROUGE, La. — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards and Shintech Louisiana […]
January 21, 2021

LOUISIANA TARGETS GROWTH OF RURAL SMALL BUSINESSES

LED’s Rural Entrepreneurship Initiative aims to accelerate growth of second-stage companies BATON ROUGE, La. — Twelve Louisiana companies are the inaugural participants in a program targeting […]
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