In Louisiana and Texas, the Advanced Materials manufacturing industry is on a growth trajectory. These are prime locations for businesses in this sector due to the workforce and training programs; proximity to oil, natural gas and minerals; the rail, port and highway infrastructure; and the availability of electricity at rates typically 20% below the national average.
The following statistics and assets illustrate opportunities for Advanced Materials companies that apply and use innovative natural raw materials or synthetic materials to enhance manufacturing processes and outputs. The sector includes many technologies that apply to Advanced Material Manufacturing.
Entergy Region on Track to Outpace U.S. by 3.5%
Number of Workforce in the Entergy Texas Service Territory
Percent of Population with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher in the Entergy Louisiana Service Territory
All Six of North America’s Class 1 Railroads Converge in Louisiana
Louisiana on Track to Outpace U.S. by 5.91%
Texas Ranked 1st in Growth Prospects by Forbes’ “Best States for Doing Business”
Texas on Track to Outpace U.S. by 1.241%