Cook County

Chicago, IL Community Magazine

With its $784 billion economy, Illinois is an international center of global commerce. The state has leveraged its strategic location, world-class transportation and logistics infrastructure, loyal and well-educated workforce, major research and higher education assets, and legacy of innovation to create a dynamic and growing economy with major segments that include advanced manufacturing, agribusiness and food processing, life sciences and biotechnology, business and professional services, energy, and transportation, distribution, and logistics.

Illinois – The State of Innovation is sponsored by the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity.