Clayton County Logistics Spotlight

Clay Co Logistics MapThe logistics industry is a dynamic “ecosystem” whose core is essentially made up of companies that provide logistics services (i.e. trucking, rail, software, etc.) and those that consume them (i.e. manufacturers, wholesalers, distribution centers, etc.).

 


GEORGIA ECOSYSTEM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Georgia is home to 12,300 providers of logistics services.
  • Providers of logistics services employ over 152,000 and together generated $20.1 Billion in sales in 2013.
  • In 2013 GA ranked #1 for: Most Competitive State; Best State for Business; Infrastructure; Workforce (Site Selection Magazine & CNBC)
  • Georgia ranks 5th in the Nation for logistics and supply chain employment.
  • More than 24 logistics related associations have chapters in Georgia.
  • 17 Fortune 500 companies are headquartered in Georgia.
  • 70% of the top 20 supply chain management software providers have operations in Georgia. 25% are headquartered here including: Manhattan Associates, Infor, Logility, Aldata Solutions, and CDC Software.
  • There are 400 innovative technology companies that provide solutions to the logistics industry in the State.

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