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Global Trade magazine has ranked Corpus Christi as a top city for best infrastructure in the magazine's 5th annual America's Top Cities for Global Trade feature in their October/November issue. The magazine's annual ranking pulls together the 105 best U.S. cities for global trade based on numerous categories including Best Infrastructure, Most Innovative, Site Selection Assistance, Best Workforce, and Export Assistance. http://finance.yahoo.com/news/global-trade-magazine-ranks-corpus-170000316.html

Corpus Christi was ranked #10 on Wallet Hub's 2016 Best Cities to Start a Career list!


Corpus Christi is ranked #43 on Wallet Hub's 2016 Best Cities to Find a Job list


Port Corpus Christi was named one of the 2016 Best Locations for Exporting in Texas by Southern Business and Development Magazine and is the sixth largest port in the United States based on tonnage exported.

The Corpus Christi Regional Economic Development Corporation was named one of the top Economic Development agencies in Texas in the April, 2016 issue of Southern Business and Development Magazine: http://www.pageturnpro.com/Progress-Printing/79855-Southern-Business_Spring-2017/default.html#page/62

Site Selection magazine has awarded Texas and Kentucky the Governors Cups for attracting new facilities in 2015 — Texas for total qualifying projects and Kentucky for total projects per capita. http://siteselection.com/issues/2016/mar/cover.cfm

In 2015, Wallet Hub named Corpus Christi:

#22 Fastest Growing City

#62 Healthiest Housing Market

#6 Best City to Start a Career

#43 Best City to Find a Job

#26 Hardest Working City

#33 Best City to Start a Business

#2 Best City for Hispanic Entrepeneurs

#6 Best Run City

#11 Most Efficient Spending on Education

#19 Best City for Families

#36 Most Diverse City

#19 Most Diversified Economy




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