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Minneapolis Saint Paul Regional Economic Development Partnership

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The Work of the Partnership

MSP Economic Analysis

2.2%
ANNUAL GROSS REGIONAL PRODUCT GROWTH
$708M
ANNUAL AMOUNT OF VENTURE CAPITAL
+7837
NET MIGRATION OF 25-34 YEAR OLDS

Key Industries

“Mobility across industries – and the cross-pollination of skills – is pronounced in the Greater MSP Region. Economic opportunities bring people here, and quality of life keeps them here”

Health & Life Sciences

At the epicenter of Medical Alley, where health innovation and care converge, Greater MSP is home to industry leaders in health insurance, digital health and medical device manufacturing.

Food & Water

Greater MSP is home to five of the world’s 30 largest food companies and boasts the third-largest combined food science and biomedical engineering workforce in the U.S.

Headquarters & Business Services

With more Fortune 500 companies, per capita, than any other major metro, Greater MSP boasts a high concentration of headquarters and professional services jobs.

Financial Services & Insurance

With hundreds of banking, insurance, and financial investment companies, Greater MSP’s Finance and Insurance sector is more concentrated than Boston, Atlanta, or San Francisco.

Advanced Manufacturing & Technology

Greater MSP’s manufacturing industry is 20 percent more concentrated than the U.S. average, ranking in the top 10 for large metro areas.

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