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Florida's infrastructure ranks #2 in the U.S.

Florida's workforce is the 4th largest among states.

Florida ranks #4 in the U.S. for high-tech employment.

Florida ranks #3 among states for high-tech exports.

EFI partners with the SBA to assist Florida's small businesses.

EFI supports professional and amateur sports. The Florida Sports Foundation became a part of EFI in 2011.

Florida's economy is the 4th largest in the U.S. and would be the 19th largest in the world (if Florida were a nation)

Florida has a 9.6M+ civilian labor force—more than double the entire population of Ireland. (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Florida has 15 deepwater seaports, 19 commercial service airports, 2 spaceports, 12,000+ miles of highways and nearly 3,000 miles of freight rail track routes.

Florida ranks #1 for U.S. aviation manufacturing attractiveness.

Florida is home to two licensed U.S. spaceports.

Florida has 100+ public use airports - supporting manufacturing, testing and trade.

Florida proudly hosts 20 major military installations and three unified combatant commands.

Florida ranks #2 among states for space and defense systems manufacturing.

Florida ranks #2 among states for search, detection and navigation instrument manufacturing.

Florida ranks #2 among states for aerospace products and parts manufacturing.

Florida is home to 20 major military installations and 3 unified combatant commands.

Florida ranks #1 among states for annual biomass production.

Florida Ranks 5th for cleantech employment with over 116,000 clean jobs.

1,200 miles of coastline and proximity to the Gulf Stream are well suited for all types of ocean energy R&D and deployment.

Florida really is the Sunshine State - home to one of the nation's largest solar photovoltaic plants.

Florida ranks #9 among states with 2,000+ wind energy manufacturing jobs and 15 wind-related manufacturing facilities - including a GE turbine plant.

Florida's expansive network of foreign trade zones ranks 2nd largest in the nation.

Florida's business tax climate ranks #1 in the Southeast.

Florida is home to 152 commercial banks with $141 billion under management.

#4 for high-tech establishments

Florida’s “Spring Training” lends to an economic impact of more than $752 million.

Florida is home to 15 of the 30 Major League Baseball spring training programs

Sports is a $44 billion industry in the State of Florida

More than 13.3 million people visit Florida for sports and recreation activities each year.

Florida is the #7 largest exporter in the U.S. and a leading global trade hub.

Florida is ranked as the 2nd Best State for Business by Chief Executive.

Florida is home to 20 commercial service airports, 15 deepwater seaports and 3,000 miles of freight rail.

Florida has 0% personal income tax - guaranteed by constitutional provision.

Florida is home to 15 deepwater ports, including a super post-Panamax port.

More than $153 billion of merchandise trade value flows through Florida’s airports and seaports each year.

Florida Is Ranked the #1 State for Latin American Trade.

Florida is home to more than 300 international company headquarters.

All Floridians live within 50 miles of a post-secondary educational institution