Slider 1Slider 2Slider 3Slider 4Slider 5Slider 6Slider 7Slider 8Slider 9Slider 10

Benefits To Doing Business In South Miami-Dade


Miami-Dade School system is among the largest and best in the nation, featuring a wide variety of public education from local, magnet, and charter schools, to private schools. The top local universities include Miami-Dade College, Florida International University and the University of Miami.

Cultural Arts

South Miami-Dade boasts of a brand new Cultural Arts Center showcasing some of the leading ballet, music, plays and arts entertainment in the nation. Also, the University of Miami and Miami-Dade College exhibits a wide range of cultural events throughout the year.


South Florida offers a unique balance of ethnic cultures to match your shopping desires, from malls such as Dadeland, Southland and The Falls, to outlet malls, to specialized boutiques to strip centers, South Florida offers a wide range of unique shopping experience.

Gateway to Latin America

While South Florida’s access to Latin American countries is unparalleled, in today’s global economy Europe, Asia, and even Africa are within easy reach thanks to our World-Class Port and Airport.  The Port of Miami is one of the nations largest cargo ports, and when the deep dredging finishes, will be able to accommodate the world’s largest ships.  The Miami International Airport services both commercial and cargo aircraft becoming one of the nations leading airport hubs.


South Florida comprises a vast network of roadways from the Florida Turnpike to US 1 and the Palmetto Expressway affording you easy access to the Tamiami Airport, Miami International Airport, and the Port of Miami.


South Florida’s year round sub-tropical weather offers businesses a unique advantage in conducting business.  This mild climate greatly increases productivity, and accessibility to markets.


Copyright 2012. Economic Development Council. All rights reserved