DISTRIBUTION & LOGISTICS

The Logistics of Doing Business in Mobile

Products make their way seamlessly through Mobile every day by land, air and sea. Our 0% inventory tax, strategic location on the map and intermodal connectivity make Mobile a clear choice for the nation’s most recognized distribution and logistics operations.

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BY THE NUMBERS

17,944

WORKFORCE IN A 45 MINUTE DRIVE TIME

2

INTERSTATE SYSTEMS

0 %

INVENTORY TAX

238 %

GROWTH OF CONTAINERIZED TRAFFIC SINCE 2015

NOTABLE EMPLOYERS

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APM Terminals logo
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Logo for Alabama Port Authority, Port of Mobile
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The Port of Mobile is a major hub in the United States, requiring a diverse workforce with skilled laborers, engineers, and professionals experienced in logistics, supply chain management and international trade. To meet this demand, every four-year educational institution in the Mobile area is committed to providing comprehensive training and educational programs. Students at the University of South Alabama, Spring Hill College and the University of Mobile are well equipped to support the port’s expansion and modernization through undergraduate and graduate degrees in Supply Chain and Logistics Management, International Business, Computer Information Systems and Cybersecurity.