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International trade remains critical to Miami

FL, United States

Despite the Miami region’s abundant production, the heart of South Florida’s fruit and vegetable industry revolves around trade with Latin America, the Caribbean, Asia, and Europe.Three major ports...

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Port of Los Angeles weathers trade war storm

CA, United States

‘In the face of lagging exports due to international trade tensions and tariff uncertainties, the port of Los Angeles has maintained strong momentum and kept cargo flowing,’ says executive director...

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SC Ports CEO honored for advancing SC manufacturing

SC, United States

S.C. Ports Authority President and CEO Jim Newsome received the prestigious Roger Milliken Defender of Manufacturing Award for his enduring support of South Carolina’s manufacturing industry.The South...

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Oregon International Port of Coos Bay will be using an Ellicott 360SL Swinging Dragon® dredge, for a marina dredging project

OR, United States

Crews representing the Oregon International Port of Coos Bay are onsite awaiting permission to begin dredging the Siuslaw River marina. The Siuslaw marina, operated by the Port of Siuslaw, contains...

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Port Canaveral's revamped terminal will be home to Carnival's biggest ship

FL, United States

Construction of Port Canaveral's massive Cruise Terminal 3 complex is entering the homestretch.So port and construction company officials were anxious to show off the progress Wednesday on the $163...

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Updated Arctic port plan report objects to further deepening

AK, United States

The latest draft report of a feasibility study, released at the end of December 2019 by the US Army Corps of Engineers, for expanding the Arctic port of Nome gives few expansion options and does not...

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Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority names interim executive director

NY, United States

OGDENSBURG -- Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority has named Steve Lawrence as interim executive director.OBPA Chairman Vernon ‘Sam’ Burns said the appointment was made Thursday, and Lawrence has...

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State-Owned Dredge to Maintain Port of Suislaw's Marina

OR, United States

The Oregon International Port of Coos Bay and the Port of Siuslaw have partnered to complete dredging at the Port of Siuslaw inner boat basin. The basin has collected sand and silt to a point where...

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Port of Charleston investments paying off with record cargo numbers in ’19

SC, United States

Bigger cranes, a refurbished container terminal and a continued influx of big ships sailing through the Panama Canal helped the Port of Charleston set an all-time cargo record in 2019.The equivalent...

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2019 Was a Good Year for US Ports

United States

The U.S. ports on both the West Coast and the East Coast are reporting record yearly results for 2019, despite the raging trade war between the U.S. and China that was one of the hottest topics...

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Port of Corpus Christi Closes 2019 with Record Tonnage

TX, United States

Corpus Christi, TX, USA – The Port of Corpus Christi ended 2019 with record tonnages for December of 13.8 million cargo tons and 122.2 million cargo tons for the entire year — a 16-million-ton...

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Port of Miami sets New Record in 2019 for Cargo Traffic

FL, United States

Reported today at the State of the County, PortMiami set a new record in 2019 with a 3.4% gain in cargo traffic at 1.12 million TEUs, and a 22% increase in cruise with 6.8 million passengers! Mayor...

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Sea levels are rising, and so are risks to the Port of Baltimore

MD, United States

By: Jazmin Conner, and Elliot Davis, Capital News Service BALTIMORE — Officials at the Port of Baltimore, one of Maryland’s biggest economic assets, have acknowledged that sea levels are...

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Port of Corpus Christi Closes 2019 with Record Tonnage

TX, United States

The Port of Corpus Christi ended 2019 with record tonnages for December of 13.8 million metric cargo tons and 122.2 million metric cargo tons for the entire year — a 16-million-ton improvement...

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Grant funding obtained for new Port equipment

VA, United States

A federal grant is helping the Port of Virginia continue its investment in the Richmond Marine Terminal to improve cargo handling efficiency and drive more cargo through the growing, upriver barges,...