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Florida’s Heartland is a prime location for global logistics and distribution. The region is centrally located within a strong transportation network including seaports, airports, railroads, and roadways. America’s Gateway Logistics Center, located in Glades County, provides a cost effective integrated logistics solution for manufacturers and distributors with a domestic and international market. Airglades International Cargo Airport, located in Hendry County, is a planned development on U.S. 27 and is one of only five FAA-designated airports in the county for international overflow. The region is home to several logistics and distribution centers and remains committed to new development.
The region provides an ample amount of air transport choices providing access to domestic and international markets:
The road system through and in close proximity of the region provides convenient access to Florida and to North America via:
Railways move cargo and people thru the region and into the entire South East.
The region is uniquely surrounded by deep water ports providing access to domestic and international markets: