When you choose Indiana as a location for your company, you simultaneously choose a state that ranks 5th overall for cost of doing business. Indiana also ranks 2nd for state infrastructure and 2nd for long-term fiscal stability. Illinois isn’t without stand-out rankings and accolades, too. The state comes in 2nd for business creation and number of headquarters, plus it’s fifth in exports and is the only state with all seven Class I railroads.
Both Indiana and Illinois boast a strong transportation network and efficient supply chain management, unparalleled economic development assistance from the Hoosier Energy Economic Development team, and robust state incentives.