MICHIGAN: THE MOBILITY STATE
For more than 100 years Michigan has been developing, testing and deploying technologies the future depends on. With next-generation mobility and electrification solutions, Michigan is the state that boldly drives the world forward.Connect with MEDC
Mobility is in Michigan’s DNA. Our proven track record of success in next-generation automotive technology and EV battery manufacturing makes our state a top choice for high-growth startups and innovative companies. Here, businesses can quickly scale from ideation all the way through production and distribution thanks to our complete mobility ecosystem and talent support, which includes the nation’s #1 engineering workforce. Our statewide mobility strategy ensures Michigan will always be the global leader in the future of transportation for years to come.
AN ELECTRIC FUTURE. BUILT IN MICHIGAN.
Michigan is where mobility tech and innovation happen. Our close proximity to suppliers, world-class talent and other like-minded businesses are essential to the future of EV and battery manufacturing.Learn More About Our EV Ecosystem
State to lead electric vehicle battery manufacturing by 2030.
One-third of all U.S. EV batteries are made in Michigan.
96 of the top 100 automotive suppliers are in Michigan.
LEADER IN R&D
Michigan leads the U.S. in mobility-related patents.
THE TOTAL MOBILITY PACKAGE.
Michigan’s infrastructure provides everything businesses need to innovate, develop, and deploy next-generation mobility solutions, including a business friendly climate, the world’s most diverse collection of autonomous vehicle testing environments, and a state office dedicated to advancing our mobility ecosystem.
Michigan has the greatest concentration of OEMs in the U.S.; 26 have headquarters or technology centers in the state.
miles of roadway equipped for connected vehicle testing and MI is leading a new 40 mile CAV connected corridor project.
Michigan is home to nearly 19% of U.S. auto production, more than any other state in the nation.
There are more than 900 auto manufacturing facilities in Michigan, more than any other state.
The Detroit area is becoming a center of competence for user experience technology and many of the suppliers that exist in Silicon Valley now have representation in Michigan. We're supporting all 14 of Stellantis' brands with hires from Apple, Disney and Microsoft.
Michigan is Home to World-Class Testing Facilities for Mobility Technologies
MICHIGAN'S OFFICE OF FUTURE MOBILITY & ELECTRIFICATION
The Office of Future Mobility and Electrification supports a comprehensive statewide approach to help your businesses succeed in our leading mobility and electrification industry including making industry connections, grant funding and more.
WORLD CLASS TALENT. BUILT IN MICHIGAN.
With the #1 engineering workforce in the nation, plus a robust network of skilled-trade professionals, Michigan's talent brings a tenacious Midwestern work ethic to every job. Further, MEDC’s Talent Action Team is designed to anticipate and fill any gaps in the pipeline to ensure your business always has access to top-tier talent.
MAKING AN IMPACT.
MEDC and OFME make doing business in Michigan easy with concierge services that provide personalized assistance for the start-up and scale-up of emerging technologies. Plus, mobility programs, partnerships and grants to help Michigan-based businesses reach their full potential.
Recent Mobility News and Announcements
Michigan #1 for Automotive Industry, EV Investment, Top 10 for Tech Talent Pipeline
THIS JUST IN: Michigan the ‘Next Silicon Valley’ for Automotive Technology
Michigan Set to ‘Dominate’ U.S. Battery Manufacturing by 2030
Gov. Whitmer Announces 2,000 New Jobs, Investment of $1.6 billion as Michigan-Based Our Next Energy Builds Battery Manufacturing Campus in Wayne County
Gov. Whitmer Announces New Battery Component Manufacturing Facility in Big Rapids, Creating 2,350 Jobs and an Investment of More than $2.3 billion
Gov. Whitmer Unveils Future Mobility Plan to Ensure Michigan Remains Global Leader in Future Mobility