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Advanced Manufacturing

An accessible location with road, water, rail, and air combined with skilled workforce and talented pipeline of students makes Little Rock an ideal place for manufacturing. When it comes to energy costs, Arkansas is ranked 8th lowest in the nation and ranks as the sixth lowest among southern states. Add that Arkansas is a right-to-work state with incentives/tax exemptions geared toward manufacturers, Little Rock knows how to make things.

Manufacturing companies in the Little Rock region

  • 3M
  • Caterpillar Inc.
  • Dassault Falcon Jet Corp.
  • Eaton Corporation
  • Georgia-Pacific Corporation
  • Hormel Foods (Skippy Peanut Butter)
  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation
  • LM Wind Power
  • L'Oreal USA Products, Inc.
  • Molex, LLC
  • Remington Arms
  • SIG Sauer
  • Saint-Gobain Corporation
  • Tokusen USA
  • Triumph Group
  • Welspun Tubular, LLC

Need more information about economic development?

If you have questions about how the chamber can help your business or how you can get involved in growing our regional economy, contact the Economic Development Team.