Economic Development News

Vicki Bunch, Chief Workforce Development Officer for the Greater Jackson Chamber, was named TEDC’s Secretary/Treasurer for the 2023-2024 year.

Did you know the “heart” (engine block) of every Toyota assembled in North America comes from Jackson, Tennessee?

  The LyondellBasell Jackson Plant is Celebrating 35 Years of Operations in Jackson in 2023! Did you know? The LyondellBasell Jackson PP Compound Plant covers approximately 13 acres, contains a 127,000 square foot building, a rail spur, container yard, and employs 106 employees and contractors. Did you know? The site was originally developed as a light manufacturing operation in […]

Manufacturing Day 2023

October 9, 2023

Over 120 students from Jackson-Madison County Schools participated in Manufacturing Day, coordinated in partnership with the Greater Jackson Chamber, Jackson State Community College (JSCC) and the Jackson-Madison County School System.

Leadership Tennessee, a collective with a mission to foster non-partisan dialogue on issues of state importance, has named Mandy White, Greater Jackson Chamber chief economic development officer, to its 2023–2024 Signature Program Class X. 

Jackson Energy Authority has earned a Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3)® Diamond designation from the American Public Power Association for an unprecedented 8th consecutive time for providing reliable and safe electric service.

6K Energy to establish a full-scale material manufacturing plant in Jackson, Tennessee.

Toyota Boshoku Tennessee, LLC (TBTN) officials announced today the company will invest $54.4 million to expand manufacturing operations at its metal stamping facility in Jackson, Tennessee.

Georgia-Pacific has announced that it is investing $425 million in Jackson, Tennessee, to build a state-of-the-art Dixie® manufacturing facility.

Toyota Commits Multimillion-Dollar Investment to Further Expand Production of Electrified Vehicles Two Toyota manufacturing plants receive $90 million, boost hybrid transaxle and engine capacity

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