Over the past 20 years, Maui County has continued to undergo an economic transformation from a market once defined by agriculture, and more recently tourism, to an increasingly diversified economy.Today Maui is home to some of the best-known companies – Boeing Company, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Lockheed Martin Orincon – award-winning local businesses such as the more than 125-year-old Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Company (HC&S), and innovative start-ups gaining national recognition.Businesses in Maui can take advantage of the following benefits:
- Some of the nation’s most competitive high-technology tax incentives
- A mid-Pacific location that offers overlapping business hours and easy access to markets in Asia and the Pacific Rim nations as well as the continental U.S.
- Foreign trade zone facilities at the 400-acre Maui Research and Technology Park
- Port facilities that offer easy access to global markets
With a relaxed lifestyle that offers abundant recreational activities, beautiful weather and an average commute time of 20 minutes, Maui County may be the best place for your next venture.The county’s leading businesses include: