Infrastructure

Greater Phoenix: Offering Reliable Access To the market and Consumers

Our modern and dependable infrastructure offers easy and reliable access to the market–and to your consumers. Nearly 40 million consumers can be reached within a single day truck haul, and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport reaches 142 domestic and international locations.

ACCESS OTHER MARKETS

Robust transportation options including Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, rail lines and rail-served sites, and access to West Coast ports.

POWER YOUR BUSINESS

With dependable utilities and water supply, Greater Phoenix offers the optimal environment in which to operate your business.

GET CONNECTED

More than 60 fiber, telecom, broadband and wireless providers available in the region offer a robust fiber-optic network.

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1,200+ daily domestic and international flights from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

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Nearly 40 million consumers served within a single day’s truck haul

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Shipping costs from Greater Phoenix to California are up to 75% lower than other Mountain West markets

The Greater Phoenix Economic Council works with you to get moving fast.

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Business Efficiency

Greater Phoenix offers dependable infrastructure and accessibility to your company’s consumer base. Offering a low-cost, low-regulation operating environment that is well positioned to access California and the rest of the Mountain West, the region is the ideal place to grow your operations.

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport handles 44 million passengers annually, providing access to domestic cities across the U.S. and international cities throughout Canada, Mexico and Europe. Additionally, the region provides numerous transportation options to major markets and West Coast ports via the I-10, I-8 and I-40, ideally positioned to serve the Mountain West and other major markets.

Decades of Intentional Planning

Both Union Pacific and BNSF have rail lines in the region and rail-served sites are available, including an inter-modal station and transload and reload centers in key industrial corridors.

With more than 100 years of investment in the region’s water supply, Greater Phoenix uses the same water levels today as it did in 1957. Decades of planning has contributed to 9 million acre-feet of water stored underground.