About FTZ 138

Industry Leader

Rated among the top 10 FTZs in the country, FTZ 138 helps businesses inside the zone's 25-county, Central Ohio service area lower costs and boost profits by deferring, reducing and eliminating customs duties. Nearly $8.9 billion of goods moved through FTZ 138 in 2016.

Administered by the Columbus Regional Airport Authority, FTZ 138 is based in Columbus, Ohio, at Rickenbacker Inland Port — a high-speed, international logistics hub with unparalleled reach to 47% of the U.S. population and 33% of Canada's. FTZ 138's geographic location is one reason why it is recognized as a top 10 leader for warehousing and distribution among the nearly 200 active FTZs in the U.S.

FTZ 138 ranks high in the industry

Rated among the top 10 FTZs for warehousing and distribution for the last four years.

Of the $8.9 billion of textiles and footwear that moved through zones in 2015, more than $6.2 billion moved through FTZ 138.

In total, nearly $8.9 billion of goods moved through FTZ 138 in 2016, including Textiles, Footwear, Pharmaceuticals and Electronics.


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Contact FTZ 138 Administrator Angie Atwood for a free, no-obligation Cost Benefit Analysis.