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Port of Philadelphia Recognized as “Main Port of Destination” in Brazil

Port of Philadelphia Recognized as "Main Port of Destination" for Fruit Departing Brazil IX Workshop of the National Mango Board in Petrolina via Petrolina news blog: “IX Workshop of the National Mango Board Announces Good News for the [...]

August 17th, 2016|

First Neo-Panamax Shipping Vessel Calls Port of Philadelphia

First “Neo-Panamax” Shipping Vessel Calls Port of Philadelphia The MSC Sofia Celeste, an 8,800 TEU ship, is first in a new class of vessels to begin service between the West Coast of South America, East Coast of North [...]

August 4th, 2016|

Philadelphia Regional Port Authority Board of Directors Selects New CEO

Philadelphia Regional Port Authority Board of Directors Selects New Chief Executive Officer for Port Agency July 20, 2016 Philadelphia, PA – The Philadelphia Regional Port Authority Board of Directors is pleased to announce that it has selected global transportation [...]

July 20th, 2016|

First vessel to carry Kia automobiles from new factory in Mexico coming to Port of Philadelphia

First vessel to carry Kia automobiles from new factory in Mexico coming to Port of Philadelphia Expected volume from expanded KIA imports will total approximately 35,000 vehicles annually June 24, 2016 Philadelphia – On Saturday, July 2nd, the first GLOVIS [...]

June 27th, 2016|
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