Erie County Industrial Development Agency (ECIDA)


County-wide agency authorizes industrial revenue bonds for eligible industrial and commercial projects within county limits. Administers revolving loan fund for fixed-assets and working capital for business projects in specific county areas. Operates a public private venture capital fund to invest in high-tech companies that have large growth potential. Works in conjunction with local area banks, and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) on loan program targeted at minority, women and/or start-up business enterprises. International program has available financial products to support export trade, including EXIM Bank and SBA financing. Licensed broker in New York State for export credit insurance. Organizes 2 to 3 trade missions per year. Administers Foreign Trade Zone program for Erie County.
Primary Contact
Andrew Frederick
95 Perry Street
Buffalo, NY 14203