• Strategic Advantages
  • Key Industries
  • Business Assistance
  • Global Engagement
    • Global Engagement

      West Virginia is home to more than 130 businesses representing 27 countries from around the world, and West Virginia businesses export goods and services to more than 95 countries. Learn how our international team works out of three worldwide office to foster global engagement.

  • Sites & Buildings
    • Sites & Buildings

      West Virginia has a number of diverse site and building opportunities. One of our most exciting opportunities is Rock Creek Development Park, offering 12,000 acres of flat, developable land in southern West Virginia. Explore Rock Creek Development Park and our site selection tool that lets you take the first steps to finding a new location in West Virginia.

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Strategic Advantages


State Profile



West Virginia is located in the heart of Appalachia offering access to major metropolitan areas. Our solid infrastructure, road-to-rail accessibility and unbeatable security give your business unrivaled advantages. Let our strategic location work for you.

The WV Edge



West Virginia has a low cost of doing business and a track record of fiscal responsibility. Let us show you how our business climate can put your company at an advantage. Learn more about our business climate today.

Interactive Data



West Virginia provides development assistance in the form of tax credits, financing programs and workforce training programs. This support can reduce startup costs and operating costs and provide for enhanced productivity that will allow your business to grow and prosper in West Virginia. Let us assist you today.

Specialized Education & Training


Specialized Education
& Training

West Virginia has an advanced community and technical college system that works, employee recruitment services offered by WorkForce West Virginia, and an award-winning program that provides new and expanding businesses with technical and financial assistance to train, retrain and upgrade the skills of their employees. Be a part of our success.

Quality of Life


of Life

West Virginia has made it a top priority to ensure a high quality of life for not only our current residents, but those who may one day call the Mountain State their home. Find out why West Virginia is more than just a place for business.