KPMG Competitive Alternatives: Boise Ranks #1 in Pacific US for Lowest Cost
Every two years, KPMG puts out a report called Competitive Alternatives that is a comprehensive analysis of business costs in more than 100 cities across 10 countries. Looking at 19 different industries, and 26 different cost factors, Boise ranks favorably in the 2016 edition.
Of the 12 U.S. Cities listed from the Pacific Northwest, Boise ranks #1 for competitiveness (exluding the two Canadian cities).
In the Corporate Services category, Boise is tied with Billings, MT for the lowest cost region in the United States at 81.2% on the Index.
This is the 3rd time in a row (2012, 2014 & 2016) that Boise has been listed as the low cost leader for the Pacific U.S. Click here to read the full study.