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Shifting Site Selection: COVID-19’s Impacts on Corporate Location Decisions

September 16, 2020 By Lynn Demos COVID-19 has changed everything. From schooling to dining out to travel, we can all…

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Charleston Region Pivots to Address Global Supply Chain Issues

May 14, 2020 COVID-19 will likely continue to cause significant disruption to global supply chains, particularly for manufacturers. CRDA has…

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Myths About Charleston’s Economy – Part 2: Commercial Real Estate

October 18, 2017 A few “urban myths” about the local economy have been circulating around the Charleston region lately. With…

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Five Reasons Why Charleston is the Ultimate Foodie Destination

March 1, 2017 As the reigning “Best City in the World” by Travel + Leisure, Charleston attracts people and companies…

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Charleston | SC FDI Plan

CRDA launches Charleston Metro’s Foreign Direct Investment Plan

February 23, 2017 Did you know: 15,000+ jobs in the Charleston metro are supplied by foreign firms? The Charleston metro’s…

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Landing Pad

Highlights from a Record Year in Economic Development

January 24, 2017 2016 brought billions in investment, expanded logistics capabilities and workforce training, and game-changing tech advancements to Charleston…

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City of Gothenberg

Hallå Charleston, Hello Gothenburg

By Brent Jonas What if you found out you have a sister halfway around the world – one that you’ve…

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Port of Charleston Poised to Take Advantage of Panama Canal Expansion

August 12, 2016 When the 1,102-foot-long Hannover Bridge sailed into the Port of Charleston on July 16, it marked a…

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Economic Transformation in Rural Berkeley County

By: Brent Jonas Over 7,000 miles and a sizable language barrier separates Hengshui, Hebei, China and tiny St. Stephen in…

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Game. Set. Volvo.

By Brent Jonas When you are a pioneering event in women’s professional sports with numerous milestones and a successful run…

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