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Tire company putting center in Tradeport
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Pactra Plant Manager Joe Rakowski, left, and Pactra International Co., Ltd. General Manager DC (Dae-Choong) Kim, pose at the logistics companys Tradeport East Business Center facility in Liberty County. The distribution center will ship Hankook tires throughout 10 Southeastern states. - photo by Photo provided.

A Korean-owned logistics company has selected Liberty County’s Tradeport East Business Center to establish a Southeast distribution center for Hankook Tire. Pactra International Co. Ltd., a global logistics solution provider, has leased the 500,000-square-foot Silver LEED-certified, cross-dock spec building owned by IDI and DCT Industrial Trust, which partnered with the Liberty County Development Authority to establish Tradeport East. Pactra plans to open for full operations Jan. 1. Read more on this story in Wednesday’s Courier.

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