Industry Sector: Government Contracting

The U.S. federal government is the world’s largest buyer of goods and services. And year after year, more federal procurement awards go to companies located in Fairfax County — the business heart of the national capital region — than any other county or city in the United States. Our procurement awards are larger than almost all states too.

Opportunities abound in a wide range of markets, from defense and security to environmental services and life sciences, to information technology, cybersecurity, logistics and law enforcement.

Area businesses also take advantage of an unparalleled base of business networks and service providers with deep federal market experience.

Download our fact sheets about federal procurement in Fairfax County and procurement especially for small and minority-owned companies. Or contact us to learn how the FCEDA and partner organizations can help you turn our proximity to the federal market into business opportunities for your firm.