SMART LOGISTICS

Sector Overview.

The movement and storage of goods is rapidly changing and globally minded businesses are emerging from within Mississauga’s logistics sector, relying on digital technology to trace, manage and move goods. In Mississauga, industries involved or dependent on goods movement account for almost half of our economy. The movement of goods is a central economic function.

Largest Logistics Sector

Mississauga has the largest logistics sector in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).

Large Market Share

30% of the Greater Toronto Area's (GTA) logistics sector is located in Mississauga.

Access to Markets

Mississauga is home to Canada’s largest airport with over 1.2M sq ft. of airport warehouse space, capable of processing 1M metric tonnes of cargo annually and 5 runways able to handle all aircraft types and 24/7 customs clearance.

Growth

Mississauga’s logistics sector has grown by 30% over the past three years and is considered one of the fastest growing logistics sectors in Canada.

Employment

Mississauga’s smart logistics accounts for 12.9% of the city's total employment market.

Connectivity

Mississauga’s is the only city in the Region serviced by 3 Principle Railways and 7 Major Highways. The city is also less than a 90 minute drive to the U.S. border (Buffalo).

Business Community.

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1,080+

Businesses

56,000+

Employees

Air Transport

95+ Businesses

Freight Forwarders

180+ Businesses

Logistics Support Services

80+ Businesses

Postal Services & Couriers

55+ Bus...

Trucking Transport

280+ Businesses

Warehousing & Distribution

170+ Businesses

3PL +

120+ Businesses

Sub Sectors.

Mississauga is home to rapidly growing logistics sub-sectors spanning various areas within the industry.

These sub-sectors represent a portion of Mississauga’s smart logistics sector. For a full overview, please see the Smart Logistics Sector Profile.

Notable Companies.

Mississauga has the largest logistics sector in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). These companies contribute to our growing sector and we’re proud that they call Mississauga home.

Latest News & Events.

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Resources & Tools.

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Real Success Stories.

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All the right ingredients for success.

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