Press Releases

Port Houston’s commitment to publicly informing the media, community and our customers about significant events that happen within the port  network and beyond, is one of our core values. As the local sponsor of the Houston Ship Channel, we post press releases and announcements about our commission meetings, new trade services and important terminal-related updates. You can see our latest press releases below, which are downloadable in PDF format.


August 6 – Port Houston Secures New CMA CGM/Marfret MedCaribe Service

August 1 – Port Houston Sets Record on Container and Steel Volumes; Moves Forward on New Expansions

July 25 – Port Houston Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Meetings Set for Monday, July 29, 2019

July 15 – Universal Africa Lines to Call Port Houston City Docks: Port Houston facilities, operations and efficiencies highlighted

July 8 – Army Corps Tours Houston Ship Channel: Witnesses First-Hand Vessel Activity of the Nation’s Busiest Waterway

June 21 – Port Houston Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Regular Meetings Set for Tuesday, June 25

June 7 – Wendolynn Montoya Cloonan Appointed to Houston Port Commission

May 29 – Widening and Deepening Houston Ship Channel Highlighted at JOC Gulf Shipping Conference

May 22  – Port Houston Continues its Growth Momentum: Much Anticipated Surge in Resin Exports

May 17- Audit Committee, Port Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Meetings Set for Tuesday, May 21, 2019

April 23 – Houston Ship Channel Economic Impact Study to U.S. is Released: Nation’s Vital Port Asset Remains Leading Driver of Prosperity for Houston, Texas and U.S.

April 18 – Port Houston Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Regular Meetings and Community Relations Committee Meeting Set for Tuesday, April 23

April 17 – Port Houston Opposes HB 4445/SB 2223 and HB 4436/SB 2222: Proposed Legislation Could Hurt Houston Ship Channel Growth

April 15 – Port Commission Special Meeting Set For Tuesday, April 16, 2019

April 9 – Port Houston Takes Action to Accelerate Widening of Houston Ship Channel: Keeps Greater Interests of Houston Ship Channel at Forefront

April 5 – Port Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Special Meetings Set for Monday, April 8, 2019

March 29 – Response to Houston Ship Channel Emergency Recognized: Houston Channel Economic Value Impact to Texas Results

March 21 – Port Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Regular Meetings Set for Tuesday, March 26

March 12 – New Port Houston Chairman Ric Campo: Working Collaboratively to Elevate and Strengthen the Nation’s Most Vital Port

February 22 – Port Houston Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Regular Meetings Set for Tuesday, February 26

January 30 – Port Houston Delivers Strong Performance in 2019: Balanced Cargo Keeps Port Well Positioned for Continued Growth

January 28 – Port Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Regular Meetings Set for Tuesday, January 29

January 17 – New Port Houston Commission Chairman Appointed

December 14 – Port Houston Salutes Port Commission Chair 

December 10 – Port Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Regular Meetings Set for Wednesday, December 12

November 16 – Port Houston Committed to Sustained Growth: Port Commission Approves 2019 Operating and Capital Budget

October 31 – Port Houston Posts Robust Container Growth: Key U.S. Gulf Coast Port Exceeds 2 Million TEU Mark in September

October 29 – Port Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Regular Meetings Set for Tuesday, Oct. 30

October 11 – Port Houston Hosts Successful Breakbulk Americas 2018 Conference

September 26 – Port Houston Continues to Shatter Records and Investments to its Bayport Channel Continue to Yield Results

September 24 – Port Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Regular Meetings Set for Tuesday, September 25

August 8 – Port Houston 2nd Quarter Loaded Container Ranking

August 7 – New Cranes Arrive at Port Houston’s Bayport Terminal

August 1 – Port Houston Reports Solid Mid-Year Growth

July 26 – Port Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners and Capital Planning Workshop Set for Tuesday, July 31

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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