Key Industries

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Explore Louisiana's Key Industries

Traditional and emerging industries are growing in Louisiana. A highly productive and motivated workforce, low taxes, unrivaled infrastructure and logistics, a pro-business climate and the nation's best workforce recruitment and training program provide a competitive advantage.

Advanced Manufacturing

A favorable income tax and strong infrastructure provide the resources companies need to thrive in Louisiana.

Aerospace

Unrivaled infrastructure, highly skilled workforce and competitive incentives are fueling Louisiana's thriving aerospace industry.

Agribusiness

Innovative research centers and a wealth of raw materials aid a billion-dollar agriculture industry.

Automotive

Low tax burdens for new operations and aggressive incentives create new opportunities for the automotive industry.

Energy

Strong infrastructure, workforce, logistics and regulations present an ideal situation for energy companies.

Entertainment

Incentives in digital media, live performance, motion picture and sound propel a billion-dollar industry.

Process Industries

Highly skilled talent and an abundance of natural resources make Louisiana a smart choice for the process industries.

Software Development

Software companies are taking notice of Louisiana courtesy of the strongest incentives in the U.S.

Water Management

Expertise in water management combined with geography make Louisiana a thriving market for exploration.