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Ottumwa, IA Economic Development aids recruitment and expansion efforts for manufacturing; specifically:

  • Food & Beverage Processing
  • Automotive Supply Chain
  • Machinery Manufacturing
  • Warehouse & Distribution

Ottumwa, IA enjoys an 82-acre certified site with a new, on-site electrical substation recently announced.

Comprehensive information for site selectors that includes land and buildings for sale, incentives available for qualifying projects, transportation maps of the area, and customizable laborshed data are available.  

Ottumwans enjoy a robust public transit system, fiber optic broadband, safe bridges, active rail lines, and connections to both state and national highways such as US 34, US 63, IA 149, and the Des Moines to Burlington Expressway; and we’re within an hour’s drive from the Avenue of the Saints (St. Louis to St. Paul corridor).

As home to the likes of JBS Pork, Keurig/Dr. Pepper, Plastipak, John Deere, Cargill Corn Milling, Ajinomoto and the Iowa Bioprocessing Center (a 1600 acre, $1.5 billion agricultural complex nearby) our area is an ideal location for growth and prosperity.

Feel free to browse the website, and if you have questions, or more interest, give us a call.

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Ottumwa Economic Development Corporation 217 East Main Street Ottumwa, Iowa  52501
Phone 641-682-3465 Fax 641-682-3466