Charleston Regional Development Alliance

Berkeley, Charleston & Dorchester Counties

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Charleston

Very few places in the world evoke an immediate sense of something special. Is it the food, the culture, the climate? Come see for yourself why Charleston South Carolina is a global destination for business and talent. Learn more about Charleston here

Logistics & Distribution

The Port of Charleston has the deepest harbor and shipping channels in the South Atlantic and regularly hosts Post-Panamax vessels. The most efficient port in the U.S, it offers global connections to more than 150 countries around the world. Learn more about Logistics here

Advanced Security & IT

Cited by Forbes as one of the "Best Cities in the U.S. for Technology Jobs", Charleston is a magnet for software programmers and engineers, many with high-level security clearance.
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Aerospace

Charleston is quickly becoming one of the world's top destinations for aerospace. Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner manufacturing, assembly and delivery center is one of many international aerospace facilities in the region. Learn more about Aerospace here

Biomedical

The Medical University of South Carolina and its world-class research are at the heart of Charleston’s national recognition as an emerging market for the biomedical industry.
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Energy Systems

Home to the world's largest and most advanced Wind Turbine Drivetrain Testing Facility and an emerging energy systems campus, the Charleston region is uniquely positioned to support the growing renewable energy industry. Learn more about Energy Systems here

Charleston

Very few places in the world evoke an immediate sense of something special. Come see for yourself why Charleston is a global destination for business and talent. Learn more

Logistics & Distribution

The Port of Charleston has the deepest harbor and shipping channels in the South Atlantic and offers global connections to more than 150 countries. Learn more

Advanced Security & IT

As one of the "Best Cities in the U.S. for Technology Jobs", Charleston is a magnet for programmers and engineers, many with high-level security clearances.
Learn more

Aerospace

Charleston is becoming a top global destination for aerospace. Boeing's campus includes the 787, 737 MAX Propulsion, and Dreamlifter operations, as well as engineering and IT centers of excellence. Learn more

Biomedical

The Medical University of South Carolina and its world-class research anchor the region's growing biomedical industry, which includes medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers.
Learn more

Energy Systems

Charleston is home to the world's most advanced Wind Turbine Drivetrain Testing Facility and smart grid simulator at Clemson University's Energy Innovation Center. Learn more
CHARLESTON | SOUTH CAROLINA | USA
There’s just something about this place
This three-county region is home, workplace and inspiration to more than 700,000 voices, talents, passions and ideas. Three quarters of a million people who are globally connected through trade, technology and travel - and locally engaged to craft a legacy for the future.

The CRDA serves as a catalyst for long-term, sustainable economic growth in our three-county region. If you're looking to start, expand or locate a business, or you're seeking a place to launch or advance your career, we invite you to get to know us, to share in our stories. We hope that you, too, will become Charleston inspired.
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843.767.9300
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4401 Belle Oaks Drive
Suite 420
North Charleston, SC 29405
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