Port Lansing has it all when it comes to distribution. It is home to CN and CSX railroad main lines, UPS’ Michigan air hub and Capital Region International Airport’s 8,500-foot runway. Easy access to Interstates I-69 and I-96 and four-lane highway U.S. 127 further guarantees that shippers are well connected. And consider this fact: 91 million consumers in Canada and the United States are within one-day truck service of Port Lansing.

Port Lansing Is Logistics Simplified

  • On NAFTA and major U.S. trade corridors.
  • Access to more than 9 million consumers in Michigan.
  • Proximity to major markets.
  • 2014 demand consumer expenditures*
    • 10-mile ring: $5.1 billion
    • 75-mile ring: $96.3 billion
    • 500-mile ring: $1.6 trillion
  • Fast-track permitting.
  • Right-to-work state.
  • Ready pool of skilled and unskilled workers.
  • Superior Central Michigan location eliminates costly empty backhauls, which means saving on fuel costs and faster transit times to your customers. 
  • Quality-of-life factors 
    • Low crime rate
    • Housing availability
    • Highly rated public schools and universities
    • Major health care facilities

*Source: The Nielsen Company, Retail Market Power Report