Welcome to North Dakota's economic development and business home page!
"In North Dakota, unlike most other states, we are setting our own course and reaping the rewards of our hard work, our careful fiscal management, our pro-business climate and our diversified economy." -- Governor Jack Dalrymple
North Dakota's business climate has gained a reputation for supporting emerging businesses, entrepreneurs and expansions. The state's growing manufacturing, technology-based businesses, agricultural and energy industries, enhanced with numerous incentives, are drawing some of the world's most recognized companies into the state. Combined with a legendary work ethic and a highly educated workforce, North Dakota has become a dynamic place to live, work and be in business.