Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry

Company: 
DHL Worldwide Express
Parent Company: 
Deutsche Post
Subsidy Source: 
multiple
Location: 
Ohio
City: 
Wilmington
County: 
Clinton
Project Description: 

expansion of air cargo hub and packaging sorting center

Year: 
2004
Major Industry of Parent: 
freight and logistics
Specific Industry of Parent: 
package delivery
Subsidy Value: 
$114,700,000
Program Name: 
multiple
Awarding Agency: 
multiple
Type of Subsidy: 
MEGADEAL
Number of Jobs or Training Slots: 
900
Capital Investment: 
$350,000,000
Source of Data: 

The subsidy, jobs and investment figures are taken from: Shannon Joyce Neal, "Wilmington Could Gain 900 Jobs in Air Hub Deal," Dayton Daily News, June 26, 2004.

Notes: 

The subsidy total included: $79 million in state tax credits; a $4 million low-interest loan for water and sewer improvements; $2.7 million in state training assistance; $3 million in other state grants; and $26 million in local tax abatements. The state also agreed to provide $300 million in tax-exempt bond financing. DHL closed the facility in 2009. Overlaps with main Subsidy Tracker data: none.

Source Notes: 
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