Located within on day’s truck travel of 60% of North America’s businesses and people, the APEG region has become home to major logistics centers for numerous companies, large and small.

State-of-the-art logistic distribution fulfillment centers are located throughout the APEG region providing prompt delivery and service.

The APEG region offers locations that can solve many companies’ distribution problems.

  • The intersection of Interstate Highways 70 and 77 offers easy access to east coast and southeastern markets.
  • The U.S. 23 and U.S. 33 corridors provide quick access to both the northern and southern markets.
  • The “Appalachian Highway” Ohio 32 / U.S. 50 corridor bypasses major congestion areas while linking the northeast states to Cincinnati, St. Louis and points west.
  • U.S. 35 is a major 4-lane highway that connects to Dayton, through Indiana and to Lake Michigan and southeast to Charleston, WV, where it also connects to I-64.

Logistics opportunities are enhanced by multimodal transportation facilities providing additional solutions to companies logistics needs.

  • Two Class I railroads with direct double-stack connections to Atlantic container ports provide ample opportunities for companies to receive their container-shipped cargos for transshipping to end customers.
  • Major commercial airports, including Columbus, Cleveland, Cincinnati and Pittsburgh as well as major intermodal freight/air facilities at Rickenbacher field, provide ready access to air-shipment of time-critical goods.
  • Ohio River ports provide ultra-low cost freight options for less time-sensitive cargoes.

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