North Carolina is the third most diversified agriculture state with more than 150 commodities. From the Atlantic Ocean to productive regions of the coastal plain, rolling fields of the Piedmont and the ridges of the Blue Ridge Mountains, North Carolina produces top-ranking commodities among U.S. agriculture including lumber, sweet potatoes, tobacco, poultry & eggs, hogs, Christmas Trees, trout, turkeys, soybeans, etc. Six famous foods born in NC are Pepsi, Cheerwine, Mt. Olive Pickles, Krispy Kreme, Texas Pete Hot Sauce and Bojangles Chicken & Biscuits.
North Carolina Ports offers two excellent port locations, Wilmington and Morehead City, both offer extensive warehousing and open storage. Both ports provide easy access to interstate highways and major railroads.