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Nonprofit hosts Economic Outlook for West Michigan

November 20, 2014
A regional economic development nonprofit is hosting its Economic Outlook for West Michigan next month — an event that’s expected to draw business and community leaders from across the region. Read More

Grand Rapids ranks among top 10 'Emerging Cities' in US for global trade

November 7, 2014
Grand Rapids is considered one of the nation's top markets to invest in for companies planning to expand their global reach. Read More

Birgit Klohs develops region

November 4, 2014
Simply stated, few other women in West Michigan have done more to impact the long-term economic growth of the region than Birgit Klohs. Read More

Experts forecast 2015 commodities trends

Overall, commodities and industrial metals have been bearish since 2011.

October 10, 2014
Experts in metals, plastics, packaging, and logistics and transportation looked into their crystal balls to help businesses plan for the year ahead during The Commodity Trends 2015 Outlook. Read More

Wheel maker drives into market with 300 jobs

September 17, 2014
A subsidiary of a Chinese wheel maker is planning to enter the state by opening a $140-million plant in the region and creating 300 jobs. Read More

Auto supplier plans up to 620 jobs

September 17, 2014
A supplier of carbon fiber parts to the auto industry is planning to bring up to 620 jobs to the area. Read More

Manufacturer invests $6M in expansion, 64 jobs

August 6, 2014
A maker of fluid-control products experiencing growth in multiple industries is investing millions to expand its facility in the area and create jobs. Read More

State appoints exec to international bridge board

July 30, 2014
A local economic development leader has been appointed to the board that will oversee the $2 billion New International Trade Crossing between Detroit and Windsor, Ontario. Read More

Auto supplier invests $8.5M in expansion, jobs

June 18, 2014
An auto supplier is planning to invest $8.5 million to expand its operations in the region and create up to 144 jobs. Read More

Die casting company plans $5.3M expansion, 50 jobs

June 12, 2014
A local die casting company is planning to invest $5.3 million to expand two plants in the area and create 50 jobs. Read More