Archive: Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Whether you are part of a small business, large corporation or manage a local chamber of commerce or association, the Missouri Chamber provides you with a prominent voice when business policy decisions are being made. Our experienced staff makes up the state's largest and most influential business association, representing more than 4,000 employers who provide more than 425,000 Missouri jobs.

The NAFTA Railway: All railroads lead to Missouri.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A major hub for North American trade sits in the river bottoms near downtown Kansas City. Here, the sprawling Knoche Yard accommodates long rows of engines and rail freight. Some trains are reconfiguring their rail cars as they contin ...

Enbridge is Missouri’s oil boom asset.

SHELBYVILLE, Mo. — The easiest way to see Shelby County’s most valuable asset is to look straight down, toward the rich farmland. Agriculture is the biggest employer here. Beneath the farmland, though, something else is hidden in the earth, providing ...

Moore Gear and Manufacturing expanding in Hermann.

HERMANN, Mo. — Moore Gear and Manufacturing Company has announced it plans to build a $1.8 million expansion in Hermann, creating 34 new jobs in the next five years. The company manufactures custom gears and gear racks for the industrial, agriculture, ...

Missouri’s Marceline and the magic of Disney.

MARCELINE, Mo. — You don’t need to travel to Disneyland for a taste of Disney. You’ll just have to make the drive up to the North Missouri town of Marceline—located at the edge of sparsely populated Linn County. In 1906, Elias Disney moved his fam ...