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Doubling Gate Capacity at Barbours Cut Container Terminal

  We’re making improvements to better serve you. Recently, unprecedented demand for cargo has impacted the entire supply chain. At Port Houston we have been moving record amounts of cargo, but it’s not without growing pains. We want to assure you we are making investments to improve your experience. Construction is underway at the Barbours […]

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are important attributes for a successful workplace. It helps bring employees together to learn from one another and create positive impacts around our community. At Port Houston, these DEI principles are interwoven with our core values to create a great impact.   “Port Houston is a leader for the economy. It’s […]

Business Equity Quotes

“Port Houston is in an exciting position to provide better opportunity for minority- and woman-owned businesses. With the new Business Equity initiative we are doing just that. We are creating a race and gender conscious program for our procurements along with other resources to assist those who want to do business with Port Houston. Small, […]

Port Houston Records Best May Ever

For Immediate Release June 15, 2021 Port Houston Records Best May Ever Double-digit TEU increases Photo Caption: M/V One Modern arriving to Barbours Cut Container Terminal HOUSTON – Port Houston continues to make waves with another month of double-digit container cargo increases through the Houston Ship Channel and its best May ever for container TEUs. […]

Port Houston TEUs Jump 25% in April

For Immediate Release May 13, 2021   Port Houston TEUs jump 25% in April   HOUSTON – Activity across Port Houston’s docks jumped again in April, showing robust growth in both containers and steel due to high regional demand. Container activity increased 25% for the month of April, with 275,840 TEUs this month compared to […]

History is Made as Project 11 Begins Construction

For immediate release May 10, 2021   HISTORY IS MADE AS PROJECT 11 BEGINS CONSTRUCTION Elected Officials Across U.S. Praise the Project for Fostering New Jobs and Prosperity   HOUSTON –  Port Houston marks National Infrastructure Week by highlighting the groundbreaking for the start of construction work to support widening and deepening the 52-mile Houston […]

Port Houston Expands Resin Packaging Capacity

For Immediate Release March 25, 2021   Port Houston Expands Resin Packaging Capacity Houston solidifies #1 position in the resin export market HOUSTON—Port Houston and Portwall Partners Ltd. have entered into a 50-year lease agreement to develop a state-of-the-art resin packaging facility on approximately 56 acres of property at Port Houston’s Bayport Industrial Complex. Under […]

Port Houston Weathers Historic Winter Storm

  For immediate release Feb. 24, 2021 PORT HOUSTON WEATHERS HISTORIC WINTER STORM Resilient Labor Force Keeps Cargo Moving HOUSTON – The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority met virtually in regular session on Tuesday, following the unprecedented winter storm that hit Texas last week. Chairman Ric Campo opened the meeting by expressing […]

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