Germany-based Wacker Chemie chose the Greater Chattanooga Region for their $2.5 billion polysilicon plant.

Locate & Expand

The Greater Chattanooga Region is strategically located in the Southeast and has gained national and international recognition for its innovative programs, public/private partnerships and commitment to growing businesses.
Once our team helps you start-up and begin production, you’ll enjoy low employment costs, business-friendly taxes, low-cost utilities, a deep pool of talent, and a central location with ready-to-use infrastructure for road, rail, barge and air shipping.
“Whether you’re supplying other companies or delivering an end product, the Chattanooga region's central location puts you close to your customers.”

Don Peters, President, Tennessee Rand


Find Properties

The most critical component of the site selection process is real estate. View our comprehensive searchable database of industrial buildings, office buildings and greenfield sites. Learn More

Market Access

Companies in the Greater Chattanooga Region enjoy a central location and an easy day’s drive to major markets, representing more than 131 million people. Learn More

Logistics and Infrastructure

The Greater Chattanooga Region’s advanced and integrated transportation network supports the regional economy and offers a decided advantage for supply-chain investment. Learn More

Workforce Delivery

A growing population and emphasis on technical education make the Greater Chattanooga Region an ideal location for new and expanding businesses. Learn More

Taxes & Incentives

The region offers an incredibly business-friendly atmosphere at remarkably low costs. Incentive programs for business expansion and job creation are available throughout the region. Learn More

Quality of Life

Chattanooga is “A Top 10 Place to live big, play hard, and work (if you must)” and the Best Town Ever, according to Outside magazine. Learn More

Foreign Trade Zones

The Greater Chattanooga Region is served by three FTZs that allow companies to eliminate, reduce or defer customs duties on imported products used in manufacturing or distribution. Learn More


The entrepreneurial activity in the region is gaining the attention of entrepreneurs and venture capitalists from around the world as a place to scale companies. Learn More

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