GNO & La Receive Top Rankings

New Orleans, Louisiana, Usa At Crescent City Connection Bridge Over The Mississippi River.
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NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Business Facilities, a top site selection publication, has awarded Greater New Orleans and Louisiana multiple top rankings in its “2020 Metro and State Ranking Report.”

Awards for the New Orleans Metro include:

  • #1 Logistics Leader
  • #1 for FTZ Imports
  • #6 GDP Leader
  • #9 Tech Hub Growth

“Whether it’s by land, sea, river, air, rail—or in a pipeline—no metro offers more options to ship goods than New Orleans. NOLA takes the crown in our metro Logistics Leaders ranking.”

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Awards for Louisiana include:

  • #1 Workforce Development / Talent Attraction (FastStart, 11th year in a row)
  • #1 for Lowest Industrial Electricity Rates
  • #2 for Manufacturing Output
  • #2 for FTZ Activity
  • #3 for Film Production
  • #9 for Foreign Direct Investment 

“As it has for the past decade, Louisiana Economic Development’s FastStart program remains the gold standard for customized workforce development and talent attraction.”

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