A man working at Able Body Manufacturing

Let's grow together.

Joplin Public Library

Looking for somewhere to put down roots? Our talent pipeline, cooperative community partners, easy access to transportation and mobility, and affordable cost of living make the Joplin area an excellent place to do business. Our local resources and organizations are designed to help companies as they start, expand, relocate, and grow their businesses in our community.

The MOKAN Partnership supports economic development efforts throughout our area by helping companies as they evaluate locations for relocation or expansion. They guide organizations through the various incentive programs and opportunities by offering site selection assistance, tax and business incentive information, connections to important regional contacts, business data, and resources for workforce recruitment and training.