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The North Dakota Department of Commerce Economic Development & Finance Division is charged with coordinating the state's economic development resources to attract, retain and expand wealth.

Business incentives, government accessibility, and workforce performance, combined with North Dakota's favorable position as one of the lowest cost states for operating a business, are driving top companies to establish operations in North Dakota. The Economic Development and Finance Division provides full service:

  • site location
  • incentive packaging
  • business liaison assistance
  • international trade assistance
  • workforce development

Ready to start, relocate or expand a business in North Dakota?


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