Join us for our 2014 Annual Industry Briefing on April 16, 2014. This event, KC Delivers, will highlight of panel of experts in the eCommerce industry. Discussion will include eCommerce trends on a national level and also why KC is the place to be for eCommerce fulfillment facilities.

Kansas City is not only a great place to live and work, but also offers companies vital transportation and logistics opportunities throughout the region and we’ve captured it in this short sizzle reel.

Overall in the KC region there is over 3 million sq. ft. of spec already up or being built now. Before, KC was vertical ready, and now, KC has positioned itself to be ready to accommodate tenants immediately.

Unsurpassed intermodal capacity, two day service to 95% of the U.S., and low transportation costs all prove that Kansas City is Supply Chain Centered.

 

"Kansas City was the most optimal location to get products shipped anywhere in the United States in 3 days or less. No other city could offer that kind of guarantee without expedited shipping costs."

JEFF KISLING
Vice President of North American
Logistics and Services – Pure Fishing

"We are very fortunate to be located in an area that has a quality workforce with a relatively low cost of living."

LARRY FAITZ
International Transportation &
Customs Manager - Hallmark
Hallmark

The KC region features 4 state-of-the-art intermodal logistics parks, plus five class one rail lines, 4 interstate highways, major regional air cargo facilities, and a national waterway.

KC SMARTPORT SUPLY-CHAIN CENTERED
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Site Location Center

Trade CorridorsTrade Corridors
These interactive maps display Kansas City’s multi-modal nexus within North America’s transportation network.  » View Maps

 

Real EstateReal Estate
The KC region offers outstanding real estate opportunities for transportation and logistics companies.  » View Properties

 

Foreign Trade ZonesForeign Trade Zones
This interactive map displays the Kansas City region's numerous FTZ locations.   » View FTZ Descriptions

 

RECRUITMENT SUCCESS

Kansas City is the leading North American logistics hub. Click here to see what freight-based operations have located to Kansas City and why they decided to do business in this region.


Recent Recruitment Highlight:
 

View all successes »
Read company testimonials »

 

KC SMARTPORT INVESTORS

Kansas City SmartPort, Inc. is a non-profit investor based organization supported by both the public and private sectors. KC SmartPort investors play an important role in all of our activities and programs, both local and international.

 

 

 

Investor Spotlight » CBRE

KC SMARTPORT NEWS

 

Read KC Business Magazine's article, "Kansas City: Freight Power House on the Prairie"

Click here to view the most recent aerial images of the 822,000 sq. ft. spec development

Watch Block Real Estate Services video on the K-10 Commerce Centre

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Current Issue: April 2014

 

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