GA Logistics Association
The GA Logistics Association (GLA) is a member-driven, nonprofit association of Georgia-based corporate entities dedicated to facilitating and cultivating supply chain and logistics innovation, along with best practices. GLA serves companies involved in every aspect of transportation, logistics, and supply chain management throughout Georgia, the southeastern United States and their global trading partners.
Logistics is Big Business in Georgia
#1 Private Industry in Annual Economic Impact
Top 5 Growing Sub-sectors (Ranked in order of total new jobs added since 2010):
Transportation Equipment | Fabricated Metal Products | Food | Plastics & Rubber Products | Wood Products
*Sources: EMSI, 2018.Q2; Business Wise, 2018. GEORGIA POWER COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Advancing Your Supply Chain
- Industry Collaboration through forums and events, including the annual Georgia Logistics Conference, helping members to transfer knowledge and share best practices as a catalyst to invigorate meaningful infrastructure projects, energizing Georgia and the Southeast to be the most efficient logistics hub in the United States.
- Technology Innovation by hosting the world’s largest showcase of cloud-based supply chain and logistics innovation (SCALI) technologies. SCALI is the platform for innovative software companies to showcase their solutions and demonstrate how companies can leverage emerging technologies. SCALI is the home for the global innovators, digital disruptors, and business leaders to meet and experience supply chain transformation.
Sharpen Your Competitive Edge
Companies rely on Georgia’s logistics infrastructure and services to handle and haul more than 900 billion USD of cargo each year. Our state has unparalleled options for cost-effective intermodal transportation – ocean, truck, rail, and air – as well as reliable connections to suppliers and customers, and the technology and workforce that make efficient logistics possible.