BioPharma Crescent Region: BioPharma LQ: 17.32
Pitt County is a proud member of the BioPharma Crescent along with Edgecombe, Johnston, Nash, and Wilson Counties. This region east of RTP is home to over $3 Billion in recent biopharma investment and employs over 8,000 in the biopharma industry. The region’s impressive road network (I-40, I-95, Future I-87, US 264) enables easy access to major consumer markets, international airports and deepwater ports. Our collective colleges, universities, and biopharma-specific training network can provide local businesses with a highly-educated and well-trained workforce. Together, we have grown and expanded our biopharma cluster and have room for more!