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Exporting to Latin America II
Mexico, Colombia, Peru and Chile

Monday, March 16, 2015
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Due to incredible interest from Greater Philadelphia companies after our February event - we will be having a second Trade Seminar on exporting to the growing markets of Latin America!



PRPA Announces Availability of
State-Sponsored Intermodal
Incentive Program to Encourage Container Activity at the
Port of Philadelphia


Intermodel Cargo Growth
Program Application


Port also Reports Big Gains in
Initial 2015 Cargo Activity






— Michael Lang Supply Chain Manager, Logistics Blommer Chocolates

Discussing recent West Coast port slowdown
with his staff.




IMPACT: México, Colombia, Perú
and Chile
: Opening Doors to the Pacific
Alliance Countries

2015 - 2017

Trade Mission Information and Participation Agreement


For more info, visit the IMPACT Project's website




President of Chile Makes First Visit to Philadelphia1/20/15

Pictured: PRPA Director of Communications Joseph Menta, President Bachelet, and Robert Palaima, President of Delaware River Stevedores Inc.


Tioga Marine Terminal Sees
Very Busy Week
March 4th. 2015



“We enjoy seeing this level of activity, and are well equipped to handle it. With our new wood pulp account, days with multiple vessels are a more
regular occurrence.”


Pat KryszczakDelaware River Stevedores, Inc. Terminal Manager at Tioga Marine Terminal




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New Automated Commercial
Environment (ACE) Cargo Release

Policy for NonAutomated Container Frieght Station (CFS), Bonded Warehouse and Terminal Facilities




Port of Philadelphia Reports Stunning 16% Jump in Cargo in 2014


Fifth Consecutive Year of Double-Digit Cargo Growth


Fibria Cellulose brought over 350,000 tons over
paper pulp to Tioga Marine Terminal in 2014






Philadelphia Port Terminal Development Opportunity

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to view video




Export Finance Program and Other Services Available for PA Exporters
Fact Sheet | Guidelines




Find more about Weather in Philadelphia, PA

 



Live: Interactive Ports Map

View Ships Along the Delaware River
in Philadelphia


Port Fact


Nearly $100 million committed
to
Delaware River Channel
Deepening Project

The Delaware River Main Stem Channel Deepening Project will receive a record $97.5 million in federal funding this year and in 2016 to continue deepening
the channel to 45 feet. The project is moving forward rapidly, and has the full
support of the Obama Administration in Washington and the Wolf Administration in Harrisburg.

The deepening of the shipping channel not only allows the Port of Philadelphia to maintain its competitiveness for
global maritime commerce, it opens doors for new opportunities and the cargoes and jobs that go with them.

Photo of the Month


MSC Judith Calls at PRPA's Packer
Avenue Marine Terminal

Largest container ship ever to call PRPA terminal at over 8,000 TEUs

MSC JUDITH"by the numbers"
LOA: 1065.6’ / BEAM: 140.4’ / DWT: 105,017.7 MT /
MAX DRAFT: 47.6’ / AIR DRAFT: 187’





2014 AAPA Communications Program "Award of Distinction" in Video winner for PRPA's Revolutionary Change video

Spotlight Interviews
 

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Proud Member of the
Richmond Corridor Association

Gerard H. Sweeney, Chairman
James T. McDermott Jr., Executive Director
Robert C. Blackburn, Senior Deputy Executive Director
John F. Dempsey, Deputy Executive Director

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