Reliable Transportation / 24-7-365 /

Memphis is one of the country’s most reliable locations in terms of ability to operate 24-7-365.

  • Minimal Closure Airport: Memphis has more sunny days each year than Jacksonville, FL
  • More experienced logistics workers per capita than any other U.S. city
  • International gateway for product export and import via four Foreign Trade Zones

The emergence of Memphis as a global logistics hub has not gone unnoticed. In fact, a growing number of companies have discovered the logistics advantages offered in Memphis, and have expanded, relocated or opened new facilities here to capitalize on them. Anchored by Memphis International Airport and fueled by the presence of FedEx's world headquarters and super-hub, the Memphis economy of today is healthy and diverse. Memphis is truly "America's Aerotropolis."

Memphis is located at the nexus of both population and transportation in the U.S. With one of the world’s leading cargo airports, five class-one railroads, the U.S.’s 4th-largest inland port, four interstates and an abundance of logistics support-service providers, Memphis offers superior operational value and flexibility throughout the supply chain.

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