Harlingen plays a key role in the supply chain logistics for industrial and automotive suppliers. Dozens of Tier I, II, and III manufacturers and suppliers take advantage of Harlingen’s central location in the Rio Grande Valley, close proximity to Northern Mexico, and access to major highways and intermodal, air, and water transportation outlets.
Harlingen is uniquely positioned to reach all major points of the Rio Grande Valley within 40-minutes and is within minutes of dozens of Mexican industrial parks. Right across the border is Tamaulipas, Mexico, the largest US-Mexican borderline, that includes 17 international crossings, which accounts for 1/3 of the commercial flow generated by the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). The state offers reliable transportation infrastructure plus a highly skilled workforce.
This strategic location makes Harlingen the perfect place for warehousing and distribution facilities as it facilitates in the production and transportation of goods, and meets the demands of speed delivery times and quick turnarounds.