Louisiana Ranks #1 Best Business Climate in the USA

For the first time ever, Louisiana has been ranked #1 for Best Business Climate in the USA.  Said Editor-in-Chief Jack Rogers: “When we scrutinized all of the essential elements for a successful economic development program in today’s highly competitive market—including workforce training, incentives, a business-friendly tax and regulatory structure, and a highly diverse, well-conceived growth strategy—we consistently found an aggressive standard for excellence in Louisiana.”

Business Facilities also ranked Louisiana:

#5 Best Infrastructure

#3 Economic Growth Potential

#2 Export Leaders

#8 Lowest Industrial Electricity Rates

#10 Employment Leaders

#2 Natural Gas Production Leaders

#1 Workforce Training Leaders

#8 Lowest Cost of Labor

Read the full ranking and report here: http://businessfacilities.com/2014-business-facilities-rankings-report/