The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) is the state’s principal economic development agency. DEED programs promote business recruitment, expansion, and retention; international trade; workforce development; and community development.
This department provides services to government agencies, information for vendors who wish to do business with the state, information on data practices, public auctions, State Register, Minnesota Bookstore and more.
The Minnesota Department of Economic Security (DES) and the Department of Trade and Economic Development (DTED) have merged to support the economic success of individuals, businesses and communities by improving opportunities for growth.
Use this website to learn about Minnesota’s tourism industry and to participate in Explore Minnesota Tourism marketing programs.
This agency offers five primary services, development and redevelopment, supportive housing, homeownership loan programs, preservation of federally-assisted housing and resident and organizational support.
Explore Minnesota Tourism: Travel Information on Minnesota Travel information on Minnesota, including lodging, attractions, events, free brochures and more.
The Department of Trade and Economic Development has merged with the Department of Economic Security to form the new Department of Employment and Economic Development.