Washington Focus Industries
Washington Focus Industries for Growth
Federal Way is part of a vibrant and interdependent economic region within a regional footprint for business growth. The Chamber is a resource for building data-driven strategies that support sustainable economic growth through business retention and expansion, job creation and workforce development in the south Puget sound.
The key sector strategy at the Washington State Department of Commerce focuses on targeted industries that can spur rapid growth, including aerospace, agriculture and food manufacturing, clean technology, information and communication technology, life science/global health, maritime, forest products, and military and defense.
The industry tabs for state's focus sectors (below) measure economic impact of each in Federal Way, King and Pierce Counties, as well as Washington state. Statistics are updated annually.