The geographic location of Nottoway County makes it an excellent base through which industry can serve both the established consumer and industrial markets of the densely populated northeast and midwest urban centers, as well as the rapidly expanding markets of the southeast.

Nearly 50 percent of the nation’s population and 55 percent of the manufacturing activity are located within a 500 mile (overnight) radius of Nottoway County. Worldwide export markets are accessible through the nearby Port of Hampton Roads, which is less than three hours driving time from Nottoway County and directly served by rail lines traversing the country.