Company: Freightquote Parent Company: C.H. Robinson Subsidy Source: multiple Location: Missouri City: Kansas City Project Description: corporate headquarters interstate relocation Year: 2012 Major Industry of Parent: freight and logistics Specific Industry of Parent: freight services Subsidy Value: $64,300,000 Program Name: multiple Awarding Agency: multiple Type of Subsidy:
Number of Jobs or Training Slots: 1,225 Source of Data: The value of the subsidy package and the number of jobs being transferred came from: Kevin Collison, "Freighquote Jumping the Metro Border from Lenexa to KC," Kansas City Star, August 3, 2012. Notes: The package--which was used to get the company to move 15 miles from Lenexa, Kansas to Kansas City, Missouri--consisted of $33.2 million in state subsidies ($26.2 million in Quality Jobs tax credits and $7 million from the Missouri BUILD Program) and $31.1 million in local subsidies (a 23-year, 100 percent property tax abatement valued at $20 million and an $11.1 million tax increment financing payment). Overlap with main Subsidy Tracker data: none. Source Notes: If an online information source is not working, check the Tracker inventory page for an updated link.