Situated in the heart of South Carolina, and the rapidly growing Southeast, the Central SC Region’s natural geographic advantage translates into efficient connections to customers and suppliers. Understanding that making quality products is only the first step in getting them from the factory floor to the front door, we’ve made smart investments in infrastructure ensuring unmatched access and unrivaled speed to market. From Amazon to Target to Home Depot, our companies know that Central SC spells success for distribution and logistics.

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Home to four major interstates, two Class I railroads, the largest cargo airport in South Carolina, and the deepest water in the Southeast, making connections to domestic and global markets is an easy task in Central SC. Conveniently located within a two days drive of two-thirds of the U.S. population our location makes every mile count, while our dedicated workforce excels at transporting goods. The 6th busiest airport in the U.S. is accessible within an hour’s drive linking the world to our region, and our lack of inventory tax, two Foreign Trade Zones, and low diesel prices help keep product moving without impacting the bottom line.

2/3 of U.S. accessible within two days drive

Largest cargo airport in South Carolina, Columbia Metropolitan Airport

60-minutes from 6th BUSiESt airport in the US, Charlotte Douglas International Airport

Deepest water in the Southeast at the Port of Charleston

No inventory tax

2 regional Foreign Trade Zones (FTZs)

16K+ employed in material moving occupations

Southeastern Freight Lines: LTL services & corporate HQ
Home Depot: distribution center
Target: warehousing & distribution for Target stores
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UPS: mail distribution & UPS ground hub
Amazon: distribution center for internet retailer
FedEx: mail & package distribution


Employers That Call Central SC Home