Companies have found Liberty County, Ga. to offer the assets and tools they need to be successful in a global economy. Approximately 70% of the existing industry employment
in Liberty County is tied to companies headquartered abroad. In addition, Liberty County's existing industries are aggressive exporters, exporting to over 70 countries throughout the world.
Liberty County also boasts two parks, Tradeport East Business Center & Tradeport West Business Center
, that have been designated as Georgia Ready for Accelerated Development (GRAD) by the Georgia Allies. In Liberty County, companies will find aggressive incentives
like a large foreign trade zone in portions of Tradeport East & West and the Midway Industrial Park, as well as state job tax credits. Tradeport East & West and the Midway Industrial Park are also strategically located just 30 minutes from the Port of Savannah
, which is a gateway to the world for importing and exporting.
The veterans and spouses associated with Fort Stewart provide an excellent supplement to Liberty County's traditional workforce
. Each month approximately 300 soldiers exit the military, and a significant number of them elect to stay in the Liberty County area. These "Heroes for Hire" are cross-trained, computer savvy and possess a strong work ethic. There are also 10,000+ military spouses living in the Liberty County area.
The LCDA hopes to leverage initiatives like the city of Hinesville's sister city relationship with the city of Yichun in China to help increase awareness and encourage additional foreign direct investment in Liberty County.
Liberty County has proven to be a place where companies, both foreign and domestic, can grow globally. To find out more about how companies can grow globally, please contact us