BEAM REGIONAL GROWTH PLAN
The 22-county BEAM region produces about 53 percent of the state’s economic output and provides over half of all jobs. Anchored by Louisville and Lexington, the BEAM region is united by common strengths and shared challenges. The BEAM Regional Growth Plan outlines core priorities for positioning the region to compete better and smarter among the evolving challenges of the 21st century.
Read more about the BEAM Regional Growth Plan.
BEAM Regional Economic Growth Plan Executive Summary
BEAM Regional Economic Growth Plan
METROPOLITAN EXPORT PLAN
When it comes to U.S. export growth, metropolitan areas are leading the way. With innovative and globally focused businesses of all sizes, the BEAM region produces about half of Kentucky’s exports. The BEAM plan for robust and intentional export growth will strengthen the future for our people and our companies.
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BEAM Metropolitan Export Plan (6.5MB PDF File)