Sectors & Industries

Greater Sacramento’s technology realm incorporates all aspects of high tech. Hardware and software design, app development, biomedical technology, agriculture tech, drone development, electric vehicle technology, all of it comes together and becomes reality in Greater Sacramento.

Over 400 separate food crops are grown in California. Food production is a $54 billion industry in California, with over $21 billion coming from foreign exports. Anchored by Northern California’s best healthcare system, Greater Sacramento is a life science and health service destination.

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  • Advanced Manufacturing
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    The Sacramento Region has long been an ideal location for manufacturers, particularly in the technology trades.
  • Agritech
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    Over 400 separate food crops are grown in California. Food production is a $54 billion industry in California, with over $21 billion coming from foreign exports.
  • Biotechnology
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    The Sacramento Region’s biotechnology and life sciences industries are growing rapidly with more than 100 biotechnology and medical device companies and 15,000 life sciences employees.
  • Clean Energy Technology
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    The Greater Sacramento region is a national hub for renewable energy research and development. The area hosts over 200 green firms and organizations, many with headquarters in the region.
  • Education & Knowledge Creation
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    While the current base of higher education provides tremendous value, the region has identified new private institutions and satellite campuses of national universities as an important segment of growth.
  • International Business
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    Greater Sacramento is hosting more international business activity than ever before. Roughly one in every four companies that is showing interest in investing and creating jobs in the Sacramento Region has a parent company in another country.
  • Life Sciences
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    Anchored by Northern California's best healthcare system, Greater Sacramento is a life science and health service destination.
  • Startups
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    Greater Sacramento is the place where startups go to scale up.
  • Tech Companies
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    Greater Sacramento is a technology landscape without borders. Fresh ideas, powerful solutions.