* Cover Story
* Save $4 to $8 Million in the South
* South's Best Automotive Supplier Locations
* Biotech Locations
* Right to Work
* The Rural South
* Top Deals for 2000
* 2001 SB&D Job 100
* 2001 Job 100 Ranking
* 2001 SB&D Investment 100
* 2001 Investment 100 Ranking
* 2001 SB&D Methodology
* Hot Markets 2001
* Super Sites of the South Part I
* Super Sites of the South Part II
* The Best Automotive Supplier Locations in the South
* The Southern Automotive Corridor

West Virginia

An Old-Fashioned Work Ethic Meets a Progressive Vision

Just a few years ago, when Toyota advertised for 300 production workers for its West Virginia engine plant, nearly 30,000 people responded. Toyota's faith in the quality and availability of West Virginia's work force was so strong that the company announced a $300 million engine plant and a $200 million transmission plant in the state before the initial facility had ever been completed.

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The Best Biotech Locations in the South

BioSouth? How about BioWarm or BioSunshine? BioBargain has a nice ring to it. Thirty years ago we might have even pitched BioBubba. But not anymore. Is the South the next biotech hotbed in the U.S.? Looks like it might be. But BioSouth? Why not? After all, Northern California has Biotech Bay and Southern California has Biotech Beach.

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Southbound: From the Editor Transportation News
Around the South Utilities
Relocations and Expansions Growth Management and the Evironment
Available Buildings Top Deals
New Sites

Preferred Southern Sites

Hot Springs, Arkansas


Newport News

The Carolinas

Tampa Bay

The Mississippi Coast

Aiken/Edgefield Counties, SC

Roanoke Valley, Virginia

Tupelo, Mississippi


Old Dominion

Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas

Greater Richmond, Virginia

Georgetown County, South Carolina

MidAmerica Industrial Park

Dyersburg, Tennessee


Northeast Tennessee Valley