Key Assets

The Mississippi Coast Alliance Region is strategically situated on the I-10 Corridor and is home to a vast array of industry – aerospace and defense, shipbuilding, specialty chemical, polymer/plastics companies all prosper on the here.  There are 391,2166 people who live in the Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula MSA. The Mississippi Coast is home to three international airports, two deep water ports, and a robust highway infrastructure, giving our industries flexibility for logistics and sourcing. We have a high concentration of military bases and commands, and our continued support and partnership with the U.S. Military helps transition military personnel to the civilian workforce.

The assets of the Mississippi Gulf Coast create the environment for businesses to thrive.

  • A right to work state
  • A pro-business climate
  • A trainable workforce
  • Low cost of business
  • Packaged and specialized workforce training programs and funds
  • High-level quality of life to help attract new talent
  • Resources to help you locate and grow