Industry Sector Overview
Mississippi’s thriving industries are influenced by the state’s strategic use by defense sectors. Defense industry sectors, in conjunction with private companies in the state, have led to a diverse industry and workforce makeup. The Mississippi Defense Diversification Initiative Aims to bridge the gap between various public and private industry sectors in order to continue pushing the Mississippi economy forward.
The MEP network in Mississippi is made up of the main center which is now at the Mississippi Manufacturers Association and each of the centers around the state.