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Site Selection Names Georgia FTZ a Top Foreign-Trade Zone with Annual Award

Posted by on Oct 30, 2017 in FTZ News, Georgia News, Logistics News, Trade News | 0 comments

ATLANTA, October 30, 2017 – Georgia Foreign-Trade Zone (GFTZ) announced today that it has been awarded the “Top Free Zones Award” for 2017 and named one of the top foreign-trade zones in the U.S. and Canada by Site Selection, an economic development trade magazine. “Business executives are recognizing the value of lower trade barriers, reduced operating costs, and shortened...

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Georgia Logistics Summit – March 31-April 1, 2015

Posted by on Mar 3, 2015 in Georgia News, Logistics News | 0 comments

Hosted by Georgia’s Center of Innovation for Logistics, the Georgia Logistics Summit is one of the largest logistics events in the country, bringing together over 2,000 operational and logistics professionals to network and learn from a variety of industry experts. This year’s keynote speaker will be Craig Menear, CEO & President of The Home Depot. For more information or to register for this...

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Logistics Market Snapshot – May 2014

Posted by on May 28, 2014 in Georgia News, Logistics News, Trade News | 0 comments

The Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics publishes a monthly update on the global logistics market. The April 2014 Logistics Market Snapshot is available here.   Highlights: Georgia has been named the most competitive state in the nation by Site Selection magazine. The Top 10 Competitive States ranking is based on an index of 10 criteria, most of which are...

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GFTZ and Panama Gateway International Association Announce Partnership

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in FTZ News, Georgia News, Logistics News | 0 comments

Georgia Foreign-Trade Zone and Panama Gateway International Association Announce Partnership Encouraging Trade and Investment Opportunities for Business  Atlanta, Ga., April 15, 2014 – Georgia Foreign-Trade Zone, Inc.and Panama Gateway International Association, Inc.announced a new partnership to benefit companies in Georgia and Panama by increasing knowledge of trade and business opportunities. Georgia Foreign-Trade Zone (GFTZ) and Panama Gateway International Association (PGIA)...

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Logistics Market Snapshot – April 2014

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 in Georgia News, Logistics News, Trade News | 0 comments

  The Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics publishes a monthly update on the global logistics market. The April 2014 Logistics Market Snapshot is available here. Highlights: According to KPMG, Atlanta is the least-costly location to do business among the 31 largest U.S. metro areas. Atlanta has the lowest transportation and factory lease costs, and the lowest effective corporate income tax rate of...

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Logistics Market Snapshot – March 2014

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 in Logistics News | 0 comments

The Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics publishes a monthly update on the global logistics market. The March 2014 Logistics Market Snapshot is available here. Highlights: In December, the U.S. exported nearly $192.5 billion of cargo. January U.S. exports have increased 0.6% in terms of value over the previous month and rose 3% year-over-year. (Source: US Census) The state of...

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Logistics Market Snapshot – February 2014

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 in Georgia News, Logistics News | 0 comments

The Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics publishes a monthly update on the global logistics market. The February 2014 Logistics Market Snapshot is...

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Logistics Market Snapshot – December 2013

Posted by on Jan 10, 2014 in Logistics News | 0 comments

  The Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics publishes a monthly update on the global logistics market. The December 2013 Logistics Market Snapshot is available...

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Ga. Center of Innovation for Logistics: November Logistics Market Snapshot

Posted by on Nov 20, 2013 in Logistics News | 0 comments

  Click here to access the November 2013 Logistics Market Snapshot, published by the Georgia Center of Innovation for...

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Logistics Market Snapshot – July 2013

Posted by on Aug 8, 2013 in Logistics News | 0 comments

Click here to access the July 2013 Logistics Market Snapshot, published by the State of Georgia’s Center of Innovation for...

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