Our office is the European representation of the US State of Iowa. We assist European businesses by providing information about Iowa's business climate and assistance programs as well as confidential site location assistance.
Centrally located in America's upper Midwest, Iowa boasts an excellent transportation network for global distribution and is highly competitive due to its vast infrastructure of roads, rail, and barge shipping. In addition, Iowa is regularly ranked as having one of the lowest costs of doing business in the US (CNBC, 2016). Companies operating in Iowa benefit from a business-friendly state government, business-minded tax incentives and a skilled and productive workforce within a right-to-work state.
Advanced manufacturing is Iowa's largest industry generating 18.8% of Iowa's total gross domestic product (GDP) and contributing $31 billion annually to the state's economy.