LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL – March 6, 2015
Two small Nevada cities have made the list of top 25 U.S locations for new distribution warehouse operations in a report to be presented Thursday in Las Vegas.
The cities are Mesquite in Clark County and Fernley in Northern Nevada.
The report, compiled by the Boyd Company, Inc. “major geographically variable factors” key to the corporate site selection process. Those elements include labor, real estate, construction, taxes, utilities and shipping.
Most of the 25 cities are within a three- to four-hour truck drive of both rail and major deep-water container ports and all are on major interstate highways.