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KY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT GUIDE

Kentucky ED Guide There are many great things happening in Kentucky, and we want to share that success with the world. The 2014 Kentucky Economic Development Guide provides an in-depth look at how the state and local communities are thriving in today’s global economy. Read your FREE copy here.
Why Kentucky
Many of the world’s most successful companies have discovered that Kentucky, land of the thoroughbred, is a great place to build their business. Whether you’re a prospect, an existing Kentucky business or you’re looking to start a business in Kentucky, it helps to hear what other business leaders are saying about doing business in the Bluegrass. We’re happy to spread the word.


Did You Know...
  • Kentucky ranks fourth in Site Selection magazine’s annual Governor’s Cup award, recognizing the highest number of qualifying industry locations and expansions per capita in 2013.
  • Kentucky exports reached a record $25.3 billion in 2013, with products and services going to 198 countries.
  • Kentucky is home to not one, but two major air cargo hubs, ranking the state 3rd in the nation in total cargo.
  • Kentucky’s industrial power costs rank 6th lowest in the U.S., and nearly 20 percent lower than the national average.

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IN THE NEWS

Hemispheres-Dossier Magazine Check out how Kentucky is creating a world class workforce for tomorrow’s jobs.

Kentucky Digital Magazine Business First highlights how Kentucky is helping entrepreneurs succeed.

Southern Business Magazine Southern Business & Development magazine recognizes First Lady Beshear and Secretary Hayes for their economic contributions.
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