Lima OH Location and Transportation
Located in the heart of the Midwest, nearly two-thirds of the United States’ population is within a two-day drive of The Greater Lima Region. Lima/Allen County is situated in the perfect location to serve markets across the country and the world.
With access to major interstates and Class 1 railroads, products made in the Greater Lima Region can be transported to domestic and global markets with ease. With a reliable, robust and affordable network of utility providers and world-class broadband connections to the world, our businesses can focus on what they do best – making world-class products.
Lima/Allen County is served by two Class 1 railroads and four short-line/regional carriers. The combined effort of these five rail lines moves over one million tons of freight annually. The region is served by numerous local switching operations serving over dozens of customers with rail access. Principle commodities include grain, automobiles and auto parts, chemical, oil and oil products, intermodal and numerous bulk commodities such as steel, fertilizers and coal. In addition to the numerous rail served industries, our region benefits from close proximity to CSX Norhtwest Ohio Intermodal Terminal at North Baltimore, Ohio. Visit http://GreaterLimaRegion.com to learn more.