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 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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