At the Forefront of Changing Global Economy

Miami’s premier business climate is consistently rated among the best in the country. Thanks in large part to our business-friendly tax environment, our burgeoning startup activity, impressive job growth, structural assets, and our seat at the nexus of the Americas, Miami is becoming more and more recognizable as a city that means business.

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Miami-Dade County Rankings

#1 Startup activity in the nation (Kauffman Index)

#2 Tech job creation—Florida (EMSI and Dice)

#1 Happiest City to Work In (CareerBliss 2015, 2016)

Top 10 “most attractive metro areas for investment” (CBRE North America 2015 Investor Intentions Survey)

Best City for Business in Latin America (América Economía)

#1 East Coast port to be ready for Post-Panamax ships

#2 Most connected city in US (FDI)

#3 Job growth in financial services (Headlight Data)

#3 Top emerging tech hub (Mashable)

#8 Most business-friendly city (FDI)

Florida Rankings

#2 Best state for business (Chief Executive Magazine)

#3 Corporate tax environment (Area Development)

#4 Lowest private sector unionization rate (

#4 Best tax climate (Tax Foundation, U.S. Chamber of Commerce)

#8 Business friendliness (Major American Cities)

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