BOSTON, April 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- STAG Industrial, Inc. (NYSE: STAG) announces the acquisition of a $9.1 million, approximately 409,600 square foot, warehouse and distribution facility consisting of four adjoining buildings located in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
The buildings are 100% leased to Louis Dreyfus Commodities Cotton Storage LLC, a subsidiary of Louis Dreyfus Commodities LLC, under a lease with approximately 4 years of remaining term. Louis Dreyfus Commodities Cotton Storage LLC is involved in the storage and distribution of agricultural cotton.
This acquisition brings STAG's total 2012 acquisition volume to approximately $47 million.
About STAG Industrial, Inc.
STAG Industrial, Inc. is a fully integrated, full service real estate company focused on the acquisition, ownership and management of single-tenant industrial properties throughout the United States. STAG's portfolio consists of 111 properties in 28 states with approximately 18.7 million rentable square feet.
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