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The great outdoors is big part of our economy.
As one of the top-producing agricultural counties in the state, Anson is a natural choice for food and beverage manufacture. The Wadesboro Industrial Park, anchored by Cobb-Vantress, specifically targets the needs of this growing segment with newly upgraded gas, water, electric, and sewer.
Since its founding in 1750, Anson county has been a supplier of wood products to markets across the country and around the world. Beyond logging, Anson companies manage tens of thousands of acres for investors and utilities and produce millions of board feet of lumber annually.
Highly regarded for its clay, sand, and aggregate deposits, Anson county is host to some of the best-known building products manufacturers. The county provides brick, mortar, and concrete for construction projects across the Southeast.
Anson County maintains an integrated Advanced Textile cluster based on the development and production of innovative specialty fibers, knits, and woven goods for industries as diverse as automotive, chemical, aerospace, and apparel.
From CNC machining to precision laser cutting, robotic welding, and exacting tool and blade sharpening, Anson County is a regional hub for metalworking and the production of advanced metal products.
Anson County is a community of makers and doers. We are home to a variety of industries that are flourishing in this rural, yet dynamic place that offers a low-cost, no-nonsense approach to doing business.
Widely regarded as the Sport Shooting Capital of the Carolinas, the outdoor recreation economy in Anson County goes beyond the typical tourism, retail, and service industries. Outdoor gear and component manufacturers, from advanced wicking fabrics to firearms to fishing tackle to custom leather goods, are located here, and the county is home to one of the largest and longest-running hunting tournaments in the state, the Big Game Hunt.