Manufacturing, Logistics & Distribution

Vance County’s is part of the Research Triangle Region and is located near the Research Triangle Park.  With its proximity to the world class research and development center, along with its reasonable land and business costs make it the ideal place for manufacturing enterprises of all kinds, particularly advanced manufacturing operations that spin out of the R&D activities in the Research Triangle Region’s life sciences and technology clusters.
The County is also advantageously situated along the Interstate 85 corridor and provides an excellent east-west and north-south connections via US 1 and 158, the county is perfectly positioned for manufacturing, distribution and logistics companies that move supplies throughout the region and the East Coast.  The county is positioned within 700 miles of more than 170 million consumers in the United States and Canada.

Vance-Granville Community College offers free, customized training programs for new and existing companies and is a world leader in biotech industry training.  In fact, VGCC developed the first course for North Carolina’s “Bio Works” in cooperation with Novozymes.

Our Industry Partners program keeps us in touch with the needs of local businesses and how we can support their growth.

Henderson-Vance County’s Economic Development Commission offers a wide range of services to help manufacturing companies find a building or site for their location, expansion or start-up.

Contact Henderson-Vance County Economic Development at (252) 492-2094 or e-mail to learn more about how we can help your business grow in Vance County.