Grow Your Business Competitively
Combining our multi-modal transportation networks with abundant water supply and access to raw goods, there is no place better than the Quad Cites for agricultural innovation. Join companies like Deere & Company, Kraft Heinz and Nestle Purina as they work to supply the world from right here in the Quad Cities region.
Enhance your competitive edge in the Quad Cities region
- Third highest concentration of manufacturing and production workers in the nation
- Power rates in the lowest 20% in the nation
- 40 colleges and universities within a 90 mile radius graduating 41,000 students annually
- 20 interstates and federal and state highways
- Over 200 local, regional, and national motor carriers and over 60 truck terminals
- 3 Class I railways, 1 short line railroad
- 46 public and private barge terminals
- One international airport and seven general aviation airports
- Five roadway bridges over the Mississippi River
Find out more about how you can join the Quad Cities in producing and supplying food products for a global market.