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Decatur, IL – The Economic Development Corporation of Decatur & Macon County (EDC), along with Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) and Illinois Governor Pat Quinn (D) today celebrated the opening of the long anticipated Midwest Inland Port intermodal facility in Decatur, Illinois.
The Midwest Inland Port provides a unique opportunity to ship inbound and outbound raw materials and products via rail containers anywhere in the United States and internationally in a more efficient and cost effective manner and serves as ground zero for logistics and distribution opportunities in Decatur and all of Central Illinois.
Served by Norfolk Southern, Canadian National and CSX railroads, the intermodal yard of the Midwest Inland Port provides lower cost and efficient shipping options to the east, west and gulf coasts bypassing the congestion of Chicago, St. Louis and Indianapolis.
Global Trade Magazine ranked Decatur, Illinois in the Top 25 Global Trade Cities in the Nation. Read More