We offer a number of incentive programs designed to help automotive suppliers flourish in Missouri.


"We’re on the state line, and we seriously considered both Kansas and Missouri, [who] clearly did come forth the strongest.  Quite honestly, we had personal attention from the governor saying, ‘this is important.’"

- Photo of Bryan HanselBryan Hansel
Smith Electric Vehicles
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Governor Nixon helps break ground on new automotive supplier facility

Why Missouri?

  • Top 10 state for automotive vehicle production
  • 5th best transportation network
  • 17 freight railroads totaling more than 4,000 miles
  • One of only 4 states to receive the AAA highest bond rating for 46 years or more