Maximizing Transportation Efficiencies and Economic Impact of the Southwest Missouri Foreign-Trade Zone

This report presents an overview of Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ or Zone) and their impact on economic development, goods movement jobs creation and retention. Zones provide a competitive advantage for multi-national manufacturing and distribution firms resulting in the retention of jobs within regions containing a strong FTZ program. This report also identified infrastructure enhancements to increase the flow of international trade into and out of the study region of Southwest Missouri.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    IMS Worldwide, Incorporated

    309 Henrietta
    Webster, TX  United States  77598

    Missouri Department of Transportation

    Organizational Results
    830 MoDOT Drive, P.O. Box 270
    Jefferson City, MO  United States  65102
  • Authors:
    • Spencer, Curtis
    • Schellenberg, Steve
    • Halvorsen, Kelly Rote
  • Publication Date: 2013-7-18


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Edition: Final Report
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Maps; Tables;
  • Pagination: 69p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01493407
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CMR 14-001
  • Created Date: Sep 3 2013 3:16PM