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Strategically located between New York and Washington, D.C., Delaware is at the center of the country’s largest consumer market.

 

New York City, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and Baltimore are all less than 150 miles (241 kilometers) away, and Delaware is easily accessible by car, train, sea and air.

 

 

 

High-Speed Internet

Delaware’s broadband connections and Internet speeds are consistently recognized as being among the fastest in the world (Akamai State of the Internet Report), the result of significant public- and private-sector investments in high-speed fiber optic lines that run the entire length of the State.

 

 

Foreign Trade Zone

Foreign Trade Zones are sites that are considered to be outside U.S. Customs territory. Delaware is one of only two states in the U.S. that provides companies with the option of becoming a Foreign Trade Zone with Alternative Site Framework.

The Alternative Site Framework allows individual businesses throughout the State to import, export, assemble, warehouse and distribute products using imported materials, and reduce or eliminate customs duties and federal excise taxes.

Any company in the State can apply to be a Foreign Trade Subzone and obtain these benefits:


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Global Delaware
820 N. French Street,
4th Floor
Wilmington DE, 19801

P: +1 (302) 577-8464
F: +1 (302) 577-1176

Email: global@delaware.gov


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