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Logistics Market Snapshot – December Edition

December 17, 2013
Each month the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics publishes a Logistics Market Snapshot with key Logistics and Supply Chain figures and statistics. Included are several Multimodal, Trucking, Rail, Air, and Ocean Freight Indexes, Industrial Vacancy and Rent Rates and general economic indexes. Some selected encouraging statistics, including a results overview of the first part of the shopping season follow.

EDITORIAL: A toast to our foreign economic friends

November 21, 2013
Much has been written and said about the potential for foreign investment in the state of Georgia and, specifically, the coastal southeast corner we call home. Among other things, World Trade Center Savannah has been established, delegations involving everyone from Gov. Nathan Deal to local city officials and others have visited points from China to Europe, and the push continues.


March 4, 2013
Logistics doesn't exactly get a bad rap, but you won’t hear it discussed often at parties. In its broadest sense, the term means “the handling of the details of an operation.” Once applied specifically to the military, it has come to be most associated with transport: imports and exports, switchyards, trucks and trains, last-mile connections, inventory and supply coordination, truckers and loading docks – all the components of moving goods from one place to another.

On the Fast Track

January 9, 2012

Trio Healthcare

April 1, 2011

“It is extremely rare that I am so impressed with a service that I write about it….”
- CEO, Technological Healthcare firm

“It was another fantastic Summit.  You and your team did a great job.  Thanks for all your Center does for logistics in Georgia.”
- Client Solutions Manager, 3PL

“The content of the recent Georgia Railroad Association meeting in Savannah was one of the best since I began attending, and a large reason for this is because of your participation.  Thank you for adding value to the meeting.”
- Vice President, Major Rail Carrier

“It appears we will get some business with local customers because of the Summit and your involvement, which will create more jobs within our company.  Thank you.”
- President, Transportation Logistics Firm

“We were all pleased to have been a part of the Summit.  We're looking forward to working more closely with you.”
- Sr. Vice President of Professional Development, Non-Profit Trade Association

“Thank you for your participation in the Conservative Policy Leadership Institute and Georgia Public Policy Foundation.  I'm grateful for your willingness to invest in our leadership development.”
- local official, State Government

“I want to commend you and the Center on your willingness to reach out to the small business community.  It makes all the difference.”
- Area Diriector, Small Business Center

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