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The Commerce Corporation works with public, private and non-profit partners to create the conditions for businesses in all sectors to thrive and to improve the quality of life for our citizens by promoting the state's long-term economic health and prosperity.

The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation is the full-service, official, economic development organization for the state of Rhode Island.

A quasi-public agency, the corporation serves as a government and community resource to help streamline the business expansion in, and relocation to, Rhode Island. The agency assists companies with commercial real estate, business financing, workforce training and other relevant issues.

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Main Contact Information
Main Contact Information To speak with a Commerce Corporation expert, please email us at client.services@commerceri.com. We're happy to assist you.

Seafreeze, Ltd.

In 2014, Rhode Island food and seafood companies made great progress growing their export sales with Rhode Island Commerce Corporation and Food Export-Northeast’s assistance.

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Greencore USA

When Greencore needed to expand its production facility in the northeast, the company chose to come to Quonset Business Park in Rhode Island for

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Artic Tool & Engineering

When the Carlyle Johnson Machine Company (CJMC) – the Connecticut-based parent company of wholly owned subsidiary Artic Tool & Engineering Company – decided to

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