Enterprise Florida, Inc. is the principal economic development organization for the state of Florida. Florida is home to a robust life science ecosystem, ranking among other U.S. states as the 2nd largest pharmaceuticals and medicine manufacturing industry, 2nd largest medical device manufacturing industry and 5th for biotech R&D facilities. Having over 130 public-use airports, 20 commercial airports, and 15 deep-water ports, it is no surprise that Florida is often called the gateway to Latin America and the world. More than 29,000 Floridians work in Floridas biotechnology, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and medical device manufacturing industries, and our universities are among the nations top producers of STEM graduates. In fact, our universities spent $1.4 billion last year in life science Research and Development. From an attainable workforce, friendly business climate, strong infrastructure, and superior quality of life, Florida is a fantastic choice as a business location for any life science companies. Come talk to an Enterprise Florida representative today about how we can assist your company in growing its operations in the state of Florida. If you are a Florida-based company reach out to find out more about our superior export services.