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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 […]

Ric Campo Reappointed as Chairman of the Port Commission

For immediate release Jan. 12, 2021     Harris County Commissioners Court and Houston City Council Reappoint Ric Campo as Chairman of the Port of Houston Authority Reginald McKamie appointed Pilot Board Chair    HOUSTON –  Harris County Commissioners Court and Houston City Council met in joint session Monday, reappointing Houston businessman Ric Campo to […]

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