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Deepwater Ports
Important water ways used for shipping cargo; Georgia's two deepwater ports are in Savannah and Brunswick.
Goods
Products and materials that people want.
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport
The world's busiest airport; located in Atlanta; named after Atlanta mayors William B. Hartsfield and Maynard Jackson.
Intermodal
Transportation involving more than one form of carrier, such as truck and rail, or truck, ship and rail.
Interstate Highway System
National highway system established by the federal government in 1950's.
Railroads
An important mode of transportation used to ship a large amount of goods nationwide; many of Georgia's cities were developed due to the railroad.
Services
Actions people perform for economic benefit.