News Releases

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Largest Vessel to Call at The Port of Philadelphia Arrives from the West Coast of South America

Largest Vessel to Call at The Port of Philadelphia Arrives from the West Coast of South America PhilaPort views arrival as a sign of increased cargo volumes Philadelphia, PA, February 14, [...]

February 14th, 2018|

PhilaPort making solid case to attract still more cargo up Delaware River

PhilaPort making solid case to attract still more cargo up Delaware River Philadelphia, January 29, 2018 — via AJOT.com | By: Paul Scott Abbott | Issue #663 Since joining the executive staff at the Port of [...]

February 9th, 2018|

PhilaPort Moves Quickly to Accommodate Surge in Cargo

PhilaPort Moves Quickly to Accommodate Surge in Cargo Leads Atlantic Coast Ports in Cargo Growth Philadelphia, PA January 29, 2018 — As the Port’s $392 million Main Channel Deepening Project approaches 100% [...]

January 25th, 2018|

VIDEO: PhilaPort Welcomes Its Largest Vessel to Date MSC Avni

PhilaPort Welcomes Its Largest Vessel to Date MSC Avni Packer Avenue Marine Terminal, January 19, 2018— The largest cargo vessel to ever call the Port of Philadelphia, ocean carrier Mediterranean Shipping [...]

January 19th, 2018|

PhilaPort Prepares for Further Growth: Bigger Ships, Expanded Cargoes, New Cranes, More Jobs

PhilaPort Prepares for Further Growth: Bigger Ships, Expanded Cargoes, New Cranes, More Jobs Philadelphia,  December 27, 2017— via philly.com article At the Port of Philadelphia, two super post-Panamax gantry cranes, as large as [...]

December 27th, 2017|

PhilaPort Makes List as One of the Nation’s Top Growing Import Ports

PhilaPort Makes List as One of the Nation's Top Growing Import Ports Forbes contributor Ken Roberts has named the PhilaPort one of the nation’s fastest growing import ports by value in 2017. Roberts' [...]

December 27th, 2017|
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