Advanced Manufacturing with Global Impact

West Michigan is a hub for manufacturing businesses in the automotive, office furniture, aerospace, and food processing industries.

These healthy business clusters enjoy access to established supply chains and raw materials, pathways for talent development and industry support networks.

Industry Clusters

West Michigan is known for business diversity and global influence in automotive, office furniture, agribusiness and aerospace industries.

Regional Data

With job growth increasing 13.5 percent in the last five years and our talented labor force, West Michigan is the place to go to start a business.

Explore Our Region

Our region is comprised of 13 counties running along the Lake Michigan Shoreline and into the heart of Michigan.

Life in West Michigan

Known for our sandy beaches, state parks, restaurants and breweries, West Michigan has something for everyone, all at a low cost of living.

Global Connections

West Michigan has a global impact and 130 international businesses have operations here. We currently feature a diverse selection of businesses from all over the world including China, France, Germany, Israel and Italy.

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