Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Georgia Ports Authority articles below.
The company will establish a new distribution center in Austell, GA, creating 150 new jobs in the metro Atlanta region.
GE will expand its operations at three locations throughout the state, creating a total of 300 new jobs.
The company will invest more than $172 million to create two new manufacturing facilities at the Port Logistics Center in Pooler, GA.
The multinational transportation company will invest $5.5 million in an expansion of the Hapag-Lloyd Quality Service Center in Gwinnett County, GA.
The Northeast Georgia Inland Port will serve the fast-growing Gainesville region.
Georgia ports achieved growth of 8.3 percent in total tonnage across all terminals during FY 2017.
Over the next 10 years, the Georgia Ports Authority plans to invest $152 million in improvements at the Port of Brunswick.