Our State

South Carolina is consistently recognized as one of the most business-friendly states in America.

With an economic climate free of regulatory burdens, low corporate income taxes, and no state property tax, South Carolina is committed to helping businesses thrive. Many top companies, like Amazon, Boeing, and Michelin, have already discovered the benefits of growing their businesses here.

Centrally located between New York, Miami, and Chicago, South Carolina offers:

  • Solid infrastructure with direct access to airports, railroads, waterways, and highways
  • Low tax rates and competitive incentive packages
  • A skilled and educated workforce
  • Reliably low utility rates

South Carolina provides a hospitable economic environment for a wide variety of businesses. Our state is considered a hub for many growth industries, like hydrogen and fuel cells, aerospace, and nuclear. Our population has increased exponentially over the last ten years as opportunities draw talent to SC from all over the country.

Use our interactive tools to learn more about South Carolina’s business climate.