Spanning from the Capitol City of Charleston to the largest inland river port city of Huntington, Advantage Valley has a number of sites available to support economic growth.


Strategic Location

Advantage Valley is strategically located within a 500 mile/800 kilometer radius of half of the U.S. population and one-third of the Canadian market.

This prime location, equipped with a regional population of more than 650,000 people, also puts businesses within a day’s drive of supporting major markets, including those in New York City, Detroit, Chicago, St. Louis, Atlanta, Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

In addition, all potential development sites are in close proximity to nearly 75 percent of the U.S. polyols market and more than three-fourths of the automotive body and parts manufacturing and assembly facilities in the U.S.


Location Assets

Advantage Valley also offers business and industry a variety of transportation options to quickly access major cities and business hubs across the East Coast and Continental United States.

Two Commercial Airports

Direct service to D.C. (Reagan), D.C. (Dulles), Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Detroit, Myrtle Beach, Orlando, Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg and Philadelphia

Two Major Railroads

Serviced by CSX and Norfolk Southern

Four Navigable Rivers

Ohio, Kanawha, Big Sandy and Elk rivers

Six Major Highway Systems

I-64, I-77, I-79, Route 35, Route 119 and Route 23

Heartland Intermodal Gateway

Advantage Valley is also located just north of the Heartland Intermodal Gateway, a state-of-the-art road-to-rail cargo transfer station located exactly one mile from the center point of the Norfolk Southern Heartland Corridor in Prichard, West Virginia.

This terminal not only links area investors to international shipping ports in Chicago and Virginia, it offers substantial cost savings to both global and local customers.


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Advantage Valley offers low business costs, abundant resources, a dependable labor force and high quality of life. Learn more today.

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