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Welcome to Last Mile Logistics

Full logistics & freight management provider for the city of Chicago

Full logistics & freight management provider for the city of Chicago

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Frequently asked questions

About Chicago

Also known as the windy city, Chicago is one of the biggest cities in the USA. It’s the third most populous city in America and a rapidly growing state. With more than 2,716,450 residents, businesses and job opportunities for various industries have grown.

Chicago is the third most robust economy in the USA. Its gross product index surpasses Switzerland’s total economic output. Therefore, the metropolitan area requires shipping services because of its numerous companies.

Key Industries

Key Industries

in Chicago

Various industries are thriving fast, contributing to the favorable GMP (gross metropolitan product).

  • Leisure and Hospitality

  • Professional Business Services

  • Trade & Transportation

  • Manufacturing

  • Education and Health Services

Interesting statistics about Chicago shipment

Interesting statistics about Chicago shipment

  • Three trillion dollars is the value of goods that move in this region each year.

  • In counts with ten interstate highways

  • It has the 6th busiest cargo airport in the USA

  • It counts with 1.1 billion square feet of industrial space

Facts about freight services in Chicago

Facts about freight services in Chicago

Because of its geographical position, the metropolitan area of Chicago has been growing since the city was founded.

The region is a center for local and international freight transportation because of its unique combination of modes of transportation and infrastructure. Each year, more than 925 million tons of freight worth $1.3 trillion enter and exit the Chicago region directly, enabling a tremendous national freight system.

According to the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning analysis of 2012 Freight Analysis Framework data, truckload services provide about 703 million tons of goods in and out of Chicago.

Chicago has one of the most extensive interstate highway networks in America, making it considerably simpler to carry commodities by truck.

Does your business need freight services?
Does your business need freight services?

Truck deliveries are the most common transportation services requested. Since Chicago is geographically located a day or two truck ride from more than half of the US population, it is perfect for companies needing expedited shipping. Three of Chicago’s most influential trucking manufacturing forces are machinery, electronics, and pharmaceutical. However, food, office supplies, hardware, and petroleum are also significant freight movers. No matter the industry, companies could benefit from utilizing a third-party logistics provider to grow their business.

What services do we provide in this area?
What services do we provide in this area?

At Last Mile Logistics, we deliver a wide range of freight services that will help your business to grow. From expedited shipping to white glove services, we will be your logistics partners along the road.

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Superior results through technology

One the greatest challenges today is sourcing capacity that fluctuates with demand in the marketplace. As an intermediary, we carefully consider the qualifications of the truck equipment operators we contract with to service our shipper clients’ needs.

LAST MILE LOGISTICS logisticians rely on their experience and use of proprietary technology to manage and move every shipment. And because shipper clients require a practical risk management approach to doing business, LAST MILE LOGISTICS is one of few brokers that has Primary Truck Broker Liability Insurance ($2 Million policy).

Learn more about how your cargo is protected with Last Mile Logistics
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Affiliations & memberships

Affiliations & memberships

We maintain strategic partnerships with like-minded organizations that help improve safety, efficiency, and value for the customer.

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