Designer Knives Pay Dividends to Clackamas Manufacturer
Benchmade Knife now employs 180 workers and exports its designed manufactured knives to customers in 40 countries.
Business Oregon has a team of professionals to assist businesses with their financing needs by packaging loan programs or by matching a partner service provider with a business.
Business Oregon manages the following financing programs to assist businesses:
Use our finance widget to quickly determine finance programs that may assist in meeting your company's financial needs.
There are several assistance and financing programs available from local and federal resources that may be used to meet business needs. These resources are:
The business finance team provides a range of financing services to businesses and lending partners. These services include: revolving loan funds for working capital and term loans; loan guarantees on bank loans; loans for start-up businesses; and tax-exempt, bond financing for manufacturers.
Visit the Starting a Business page for business start-up information resources.
A 2011 report by Ernst and Young on the best states for business, pronounced Oregon has the second-lowest business taxes on new investments.