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    Manufacturing

    Manufacturing is a fast-growing business in Lea County; from food production to large-scale energy projects, new industries have seen Lea County as a place to expand and grow. With available land and a business-oriented climate, the EnergyPlex opens up opportunities for manufacturing projects of all shapes and sizes.

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    Mining

    The largest industry in Lea County, mining plays a vital role both in the local economy and on a global scale. Oil and gas and a new potash mine slated to open in the near future create over 8,000 jobs for residents of Lea County.

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    Agriculture

    With great land availability and an entrepreneurial spirit, Lea County and agriculture make great partners and continue to grow and evolve with changing economic climates.

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    Construction

    With millions of dollars worth of projects slated for Lea County, Construction plays a vital role in community growth and development. Continued growth creates an increased demand for the Construction industry within the community and offers expansion opportunities for the future.

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    Transportation & Warehousing

    From oil and gas to supplementary activities such as water and sand to local delivery and national transportation services, transportation and warehousing flourishes in Lea County where there is an ever-growing demand.

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    Retail

    Retail continues to grow in Lea County, from small businesses to national chains who view the community as constantly growing and a great place to expand their footprint.