South Korean-owned Pactra International Co. has leased spaced in Georgia to provide a new distribution center for Hankook Tire America Corp.
The global logistics provider has leased space in Liberty County, Ga., Tradeport East Business Center to establish a southeast distribution center for the tiremaker.
The new distribution center will join Hankook’s other major U.S. distribution centers in California, Texas, Illinois and New Jersey and will service 10 different states.
The Liberty County distribution center will stock approximately 600,000 tires brought in through the port, according to reports. It will open on Jan. 1.