Iowa is a great place to do business. Manufacturing is strong, and the financial services sector is thriving. In a state with world-renowned research institutions and robust innovation, Iowa bioscience companies are at the forefront of breakthroughs in plant, animal and human bioscience industries. Iowa is a right to work state with a low cost of doing business. The state’s success may be partially because Iowa has a business climate that consistently ranks among the best in the nation. Or, it could be the legendary Midwestern work ethic, the abundant raw materials or access to markets that makes companies prosper.