Economic Development Foundation
The second-busiest airport in the world by cargo traffic (Memphis International Airport)
The fifth-busiest inland port in the U.S.
Five (5) Class 1 railroads
Easy access to six (6) interstate highways
More than twenty (20) colleges and universities
The southernmost county in the Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Area
The northernmost county fully located within the Mississippi River Delta region of the U.S.
The county serves as an employment center for the region.
Since 2010, there has been approximately $500 million in Foreign Direct Investment within the county.
Schulz Xtruded Products – a PCC Company, Feuer Powertrain, and Covington Aircraft are all located in the county serving the advanced manufacturing (automotive), aerospace, and oil & gas industries.
Home to an active Foreign-Trade Zone and provides numerous incentive offerings to help offset investment and operational costs.