INDUSTRY CLUSTERS

Industry Clusters

From Fortune 500 companies to startup technology firms, the Detroit Region is home to some of the world’s most innovative companies and largest tech-savvy workforces. International firms have recognized our region’s strengths in this regard and as a result, today we have more than 1,300 foreign firms from 38 countries operating in our market.

The Detroit region is home to one of the largest, most diverse, highly-skilled, and cost-effective workforces in the United States. In addition, the region’s higher-education institutions produce an extremely robust pipeline of world-class graduates annually. Companies locating in the region can quickly tap into both the existing workforce and higher-education pipeline to meet their talent needs.

Regional Business Climate

Right to work state

Regional Population

largest economy in the world by GDP

Workforce

%

Corporate Income Tax

colleges and universities graduating nearly 70,000 every year

foreign held firms

Cost of Living Index

Detroit Metro Airport for customer satisfaction

Clusters

Mobility & Automotive

Logistics

Smart Manufacturing

Research, Engineering, & Design

Digital Technology

Corporate & Professional Services

Financial Services

Mobility & Automotive

Logistics

Smart Manufacturing

Research, Engineering, & Design

Digital Technology

Corporate & Professional Services

Financial Services