Economic Development SWOT Analysis, Target Industry Report, & Strategic Action Plan

The Office of Economic Development has worked in coordination with New Castle County to develop a Comprehensive Economic Development Plan for the city. This plan is broken down into three parts.

SWOT Analysis

The first part is a SWOT Analysis that identifies the city's strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats.

Target Industry Report

The second part is a Target Industry Report that identifies target clusters and industry sectors that should form the basis of the City’s business development efforts over the next three to five years.

Economic Development Strategic Action Plan

The final part is the Economic Development Strategic Action Plan that includes detailed recommendations and components for the city to consider implementing in order to improve our economic outlook.

Please direct all questions or inquires to the Office of Economic Development at (302) 576-2120.

Contact Economic Development

Mailing Address

Mayor's Office of Economic Development
Louis L. Redding City/County Building
800 N. French Street, 3rd Floor
Wilmington DE 19801

Phone: (302) 576-2120

Fax: (302) 571-4326

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program

Phone: (302) 576-2120


Grow Wilmington Fund

Phone: (302) 576-2121