Business in Chattanooga, TN Area
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Number of counties in the Southeast Resource region, which also comprises three states, including Tennessee, Georgia and North Carolina.
Covering Chattanooga, TN and cities throughout southern Appalachia, the 22-county Southeast Industrial Development region is an industrial powerhouse, producing everything from cars and appliances to carpet and food. Manufacturing and automotive production are top industries in the tri-state region – home to Volkswagen, Whirlpool, La-Z-Boy, Shaw Industries and Little Debbie Snacks maker McKee Foods. The region's natural beauty and recreation draw tourists and give it a desirable quality of life.