News Releases

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PhilaPort August Stats Break Monthly Cargo Records

PhilaPort Breaks Monthly Cargo Records Port Achieves its Highest Monthly Cargo Throughput for Total Tonnage, Containers and Forest Products Philadelphia, September 21, 2017 — PhilaPort handled 667,069 metric tons of cargo [...]

September 21st, 2017|

New Facility Opens at PhilaPort: Second Auto Berth is Re-born

New Facility Opens at The Port of Philadelphia PhilaPort Development Plan Achieves Important Goal; Second Automobile Berth is Re-born. South Philadelphia, June 27, 2017 — This morning at 0800 hours the M/V [...]

June 26th, 2017|

The Port Of Philadelphia Grows To Over 1,000 Acres of Land Owned

The Port Of Philadelphia Grows To Over 1,000 Acres of Land Owned PhilaPort Finalizes Purchase of Strategic Parcel of Land Philadelphia, June 9, 2017 — PhilaPort announced today the acquisition of a [...]

June 9th, 2017|

Army Corps Authorizes Final Funding for Completing Delaware Deepening

Army Corps of Engineers Authorizes Final Funding for Completing Delaware River Deepening Project Philadelphia, May 30, 2017 – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released their Fiscal Year 2017 Work Plan which [...]

May 30th, 2017|

It’s a Brand New Day at PhilaPort » PRPA Rebrands

It’s a Brand New Day at PhilaPort The Philadelphia Regional Port Authority (PRPA) today announced that it is rebranding as PhilaPort effective immediately. Philadelphia, May 22, 2017 – On the threshold of [...]

May 22nd, 2017|

THE Alliance Calls Port of Philadelphia

THE Alliance Calls Port of Philadelphia The arrival of the M/V YM ESSENCE marks the maiden voyage PHILADELPHIA, APRIL 19, 2017 — THE Alliance made its first call to the Port [...]

April 19th, 2017|
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