Doing Business in Michigan

Israel Partners with Michigan Because:

Israeli companies interested in opening a U.S. office will find that the Michigan is the best place to be.

Michigan is  the hub of the U.S. and global auto industries, and is forging into the new economy with emphasis on the same competitive-edge technologies in life sciences, cyber and homeland security, alternative energy and agritech.
Michigan has  world class advanced manufacturing facilities and a highly productive work force.
Michigan has  access to the largest bodies of fresh water in the world.
Michigan shares  an international border with Canada.
Michigan has  access to shipping through the St. Lawrence Seaway, a major international airport and multiple international customs entry points for products coming in by air.
Michigan offers  collaborations with world-class research institutions (including University of Michigan, Michigan State University, Wayne State University and Lawrence Technological University).
Michigan is  in the Eastern Time Zone.
Michigan has  a US Patent and Trademark Office in Detroit.
Michigan has  a Memorandum of Understanding with Israel to increase R&D.

We welcome Israelies to Michigan each and every day, we look forward to welcoming you. 

Israel on the Ground in Michigan

MIBB is here to help Israeli Companies make the right connections with people, companies and Economic Development Agencies. We provide ongoing support as you look to increase your product distribution and create local offices. We can help you meet with the right teams for executive search, commercial space, relocation, legal, accounting, finance, insurance, banking, schools and housing needs.  We are also here to welcome your Israeli employees working here in Michigan to our community.

We welcome your requests to do business in Michigan. The attached forms will help guide you through the process of connecting with potential partners.
MIBB-Israel Intake Form - B2B, Joint Ventures, Investment etc (Form C)
MIBB-Israel Intake Form - Institutions (Form D)

And Israeli Companies are welcome to put banner ads on the Michigan Israel Business Bridge website. More Details

Tips for Doing Business in Michigan

We are pleased to share information from our Economic Development Partners in Michigan


Michigan Economic Development Corporation
Auto Industry
Pure Michigan Travel

Ann Arbor Spark

Macomb County (Southeast Michigan)

Oakland County (Southeast Michigan)

The Right Place (West Michigan)

The Detroit Regional Chamber