Louisiana is one of only two sites in the United States where all six of North America’s Class One railroads converge, providing great capacity and choice. Louisiana is also home to six interstate highways, all with access to water and rail connections. Finally, Louisiana’s public and commercial airports can accommodate the largest aircraft and are home to some of the world’s leading aerospace component manufacturers.
There are 2,449 employees in the transportation industry, with sales totaling $511,883,097.
|Enterprise Zone||The Enterprise Zone (EZ) Program is a JOBS incentive program that provides Louisiana Income and Franchise tax credits to a business hiring a minimum number of net new employees|
|Quality Jobs||The Quality Jobs Program promotes economic development by encouraging businesses to create well-paid jobs.|
|Industrial Tax Exemption Program||The Industrial Tax Exemption Program is Louisiana’s original incentive program for capital investments.|
|Restoration Tax Abatement||Restoration Tax Abatement encourages the expansion, restoration, improvement and development of existing commercial structures and owner-occupied residences in specified districts.|
|Research & Development Tax Credit||Research & Development Tax Credit encourages existing businesses with operating facilities in Louisiana to establish or continue research and development activities within the state.|