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Focus Central Pennsylvania is excited to announce that a date has been set for the 2021 Industrial Development Forum! Save the date for Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021. The event is to be held at the Degenstein Campus Center at Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove PA.

We are excited about hosting an incredible event that will provide a comprehensive look at current and future industrial development opportunities in Central Pennsylvania and incorporating discussion on the impact and opportunities the pandemic has created for industrial development in Pennsylvania.

Industrial Development Forum 2020 Coundown









Michael Marr, Shell Appalachia’s Business Integration Lead. Shell petrochemical facility in Monoca, PA is one of the largest investment projects in Pennsylvania’s history. The $6 to $10 billion endeavor that will enable Shell to take ethane from Marcellus and Utica shale gas, then heat it to convert it to polyethylene, raw material used to manufacturer plastics and other products. An estimated production annually of 1.6 million tons of polyethylene.

Event Organized By:

Focus Central Pennsylvania
The Region’s Resource for Promoting New Corporate Investment
418 Railroad Street, Danville Pennsylvania USA 17821
844.293.8719 – Email:

Focus Central Pennsylvania is a non-profit, 501(c)(3), regional economic development marketing alliance committed to promoting new corporate investment in Central Pennsylvania resulting in the growth and creation of family sustaining jobs. Focus Central Pennsylvania supports a constituency of partners fully committed to regional cooperation. Focus promotes seven (7) contiguous counties in the central part of Pennsylvania, USA including Columbia (Bloomsburg, Berwick); Montour (Danville); Union (Lewisburg, Mifflinburg); Snyder (Selinsgrove); Northumberland (Sunbury, Milton); Mifflin (Lewistown); and Centre (State College).