The Phoenix region has the third largest labor pool in the West with 42,000 students graduating annually from Arizona State University, and 200,000 students enrolled in the Maricopa Community College system.
GE Aviation will establish five new plants in Ellisville, Miss. Auburn, Ala.; Asheville, N.C.; Lafayette, Ind. and Huntsville, Ala. About two million square feet of new manufacturing floor space is being created.
In 2015 the number of vehicles in Dubai had doubled over the past eight years, leaving the Gulf emirate with more cars per person than New York or London. If that trend continues, the number of vehicles registered could reach 2.2 million by 2020.