Target Industries

West Alabama has a highly-diversified base of companies and offers an environment for companies looking to grow in a variety of sectors. These companies benefit greatly from the talented workforce produced by our area colleges and universities.
Anchored by a rich history in manufacturing, logistics, business services, automotive, and more, the Greater Tuscaloosa is poised to become a leader in the areas of:

  • Aviation & Aerospace
  • Athletic & Sport Technology
  • Cyber Security
  • Life Research
  • Retail & Commercial
  • Transportation
  • Water Resources

Some of our largest industrial employers include Mercedes-Benz U.S. International, Warrior Met Coal, Michelin/BFGoodrich, Phifer Incorporated, and SMP Automotive Systems Alabama.