Connecting Businesses with Opportunities in Southwest Mississippi
The Southwest Mississippi Partnership is a regional economic development organization. We work closely with existing industries, new businesses, site selectors, and companies looking to relocate, and more within our region.
Target industry reports and studies indicate that Southwest Mississippi is an ideal location for various industries, including forest products, machinery and metal fabrication, advanced materials, distribution, and automotive. We encourage you to explore the major employers and targeted industries in our region.
Southwest Mississippi has a range of properties available, from 10 to 600 acres, ready for you to break ground. We also have existing buildings that are move-in ready. Our available properties offer easy access to transportation infrastructure with either on-site or adjacent utilities.
Our region combines abundant natural resources with a well-developed multi-modal transportation system, enabling your business to streamline logistics. Discover the opportunities for your company to thrive and prosper in Southwest Mississippi.
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October 11, 2022 (Natchez, MS) Natchez, Inc. joins its partners in workforce development in celebrating two campuses in the Natchez-Adams School District receiving funding to establish career coaches through AccelerateMS. Natchez High School and Natchez Early College...
Gloster Forest Products Receives Award at The Mississippi Economic Development Council’s 2023 Legislative Conference
By: Cooperative Energy. Gloster Forest Products, owned by CLAW Forestry, won the Business Attraction award from the Mississippi Economic Development Council for their $200 million sawmill investment in Gloster, Amite County, creating jobs in the region.
By: Jim Vonoski