KC SmartPort is a nonprofit economic development organization that works to attract freight-based companies, such as manufacturing, distribution and warehouses, to the 18 county, bi-state Kansas City region.
Origins of KC SmartPort
The Kansas City area has a historic link to the development and evolution of the transportation and distribution sectors, resulting from its early days as a trading post and site of the first permanent rail crossing over the Missouri River.
KC SmartPort makes your Kansas City industrial site selection process seamless.
Promoting the KC market’s status as a leading North American manufacturing and logistics hub, KC SmartPort is the region’s industrial business attraction organization, representing 18 counties in Kansas and Missouri.
Access: The organization is your single point to navigate all aspects of industrial site selection in the KC region.
Expertise: As the authority of the KC industrial market, KC SmartPort provides deep knowledge on real estate opportunities, transportation, logistics, workforce, incentives and current industry insights.
Speed to Market: From existing building inventory to vertical-ready sites, the KC region is equipped to meet your timeline.
- Demographic/Census Data
Operations and Logistics
- Freight and Distribution
- Industry Specific
Economic and Site Development
- Site Location Assistance