Location & Transportation
There are many advantages of locating a business at the Milan Commercial Complex. Located in the center of 76% of major U.S. markets, the Milan Commercial Complex is within a one day drive to 48% of the U.S. population. Located on the Milan Army Ammunition Plant, a 22,000 acre facility in West Tennessee, the Milan Commercial Complex is within convenient proximity to transportation and distribution channels via air, water, rail and highway. The availability of numerous types of structures and sizes of buildings within the complex provide businesses with the opportunity to expand rapidly. On-site specialized laboratory, x-ray, and machine shop services offer businesses the tools needed to be prosperous in today's competitive environment without the expense of funding them individually.
US Highway 45 accessible | 20 miles to access I-40 | CSX & West TN Railroad service | 110 miles to the Mississippi River
CSX and West Tennessee Railroad serve Milan Commercial Complex. There are 86 miles of track on site, along with one switching yard. The plant has a rail car storage capacity of approximately 3,000 cars, while continuing to supply support to the production lines and facility. Storage is currently contracted with Appalachian Railcar Services. Also, railcar maintenance and scrap facilities are on site.
There are 216 miles of paved roads on site at Milan Commercial Complex. One truck scale is available with a weight capacity of 120,000 lbs. Highways nearest to Milan Commercial Complex include US Highway 45 (direct access from the facility) and US Highway 70 Alt/79 (1/2 mile from the facility). Interstate 40 is 20 miles from the plant. The future Interstate 69 will be in close proximity.
The International Port of Memphis is 110 miles from Milan Commercial Complex. In addition, there are private port facilities located in Dyersburg/Dyer County, TN; and 95 miles to the south east is the Yellow Creek Port in Iuka, MS.
In terms of air transportation, McKellar Regional Airport (air carrier) is 25 miles in Jackson, TN. Also, an air carrier airport, Memphis International Airport is 110 miles from Milan Commercial Complex and Nashville International Airport is 150 miles. The nearest general purpose airport, Gibson County Airport, is in Milan / Trenton, TN 8 miles from the plant
- City of Milan, TN
- Milan Chamber of Commerce
- Milan Economic Development
- Carroll County Chamber of Commerce
- Gibson County, TN
- TN Department of Economic & Community Development
- TN Department of Labor & Workforce Development
- TVA Economic Development
- West Tennessee Industrial Association
- American Ordnance