Merced County is well positioned to attract new industries and investment to the region. Located near the markets of the Bay Area, Modesto, Stockton, and Fresno, Merced County offers a strategic position at a lower cost to do business. With multiple modes of transportation, companies located in Merced County have access to major roads, rail, air transport, and efficient connections to major seaports.
Merced County profoundly understands the ever-changing environment of industry sectors and takes active steps to ensure they are able to not only keep up with the changes but also to be prepared for them. By researching the industry trends, staying up to speed with technology, and following the evolution process, Merced County makes certain they can better serve companies in each sector. Merced County is aware of its resources and assets and uses them wisely, showing an innovative approach to creating opportunities for businesses that are looking to grow. Merced County is also aware of the vital role of relationship development and networking, adding, even more, value to what it has to offer.
Thanks to its extensive supply chain transportation infrastructure, excellent year-round weather, affordable real estate, and proximity to large California markets, Merced County has a comparative advantage to attract businesses in multiple sectors. Merced County seeks to attract companies in the sectors of Automotive, Commercial Space systems, Food Processing, Industrial Machinery, Medical Products and Supplies, Regional Distribution, and Specialty Chemicals.