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Industry Overviews

In today's economy, where your business is located says a lot about where your business is headed.  Whether you are a start up company, a research and development firm, a manufacturer or a service provider, our Business Advocates have a deep understanding of your industry and all that New Jersey has to offer your company.  Search through our overviews to learn more about what New Jersey has to offer.

Life Sciences - Recent legislation created a $25 million angel investor tax credit program for job creation and growth in New Jersey's emerging technology industries. [pdf 323kb]

Information Technology - In 2012, TechLaunch LLC, the state's first technology accelerator, was created to help would-be technologists and entrepreneurs launch businesses in New Jersey. TechLaunch helps match startups with investors, mentors and business executives. A key offering is a 12-week business "LaunchPad" boot camp. [pdf 362kb]

Financial Services - New Jersey is home to 21 Fortune 500 companies, five of which are Fortune 100 and Global 500 companies. The State also has operations for more than 1,100 multinational companies representing 40 nations. [pdf 347kb]

Pharmaceuticals - A new State policy increases the R&D tax credit to 100% of a company's corporate tax liability. [pdf 329kb]

Manufacturing - New Jersey's exports grew 18% to a total of $38.1 billion from 2010 to 2011. [pdf 370kb]

Transportation / Logistics - Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is spending $10 billion in infrastructure improvement to better enhance the movement of cargo throughout the region. [pdf 373kb]

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