Economic Development creates the conditions for economic growth and improved quality of life by expanding the capacity of individuals, firms, and communities to maximize the use of their talents and skills to support innovation, lower transaction costs, and responsibly produce and trade valuable goods and services.
Economic Development requires effective, collaborative institutions focused on advancing mutual gain for the public and the private sector. Economic Development is essential to ensuring our economic future.
Commerce official visits Detroit, auto show to support region's economic resurgence
Crain's Detroit Business (1/14/15)
Assistant Secretary Williams Talks About Detroit’s Recovery
WJR-AM Radio Host Paul W. Smith (1/14/15)
US eyes region as manufacturing cluster
Valley Morning Star (1/25/2015)
Boost economic growth in America starts in Brownsville
News Center 23 Rio Grande Valley (1/23/2015)