Officials with America’s Central Port in Illinois and the Port of New Orleans have formalized a marketing agreement to identify and facilitate commercial opportunities between the two ports.
09 Apr 2013
In 2012, total general cargo tonnage at the Port of New Orleans rose 8.6 percent year-over-year to 7.55 million tons, marking the third straight year of tonnage gains.
28 Mar 2013
Louisiana’s Gov. Bobby Jindal has appointed members to the newly formed 23-member Louisiana Board of International Commerce...
27 Mar 2013
The Port of New Orleans’ containerized throughput fell 14.7 percent year-over-year in February.
25 Mar 2013
Representatives from Louisiana’s Terrebonne Parish Economic Development Authority and the Port of Terrebonne have determined that liquefied natural gas will offer a “huge opportunity” for exportation for regional Gulf Coast ports...
22 Mar 2013
The Port of New Orleans’ board of commissioners has notified AECOM Technical Services to begin the design of the port’s new Mississippi River Intermodal Terminal Project.
20 Mar 2013
The Port of New Orleans is seeking private funds to help complete its planned $580 million Napoleon Avenue Container Terminal expansion, the Thibodaux Daily Comet reports.
11 Mar 2013
Eagle Distributing of Shreveport has signed a lease agreement with Ryder System for 23 compressed natural gas tractors.
20 Feb 2013
Gulf Intermodal Services has promoted Linda Johnson to regional vice president of the New Orleans office, Jim Gillis to regional vice president of the Houston office and Saul Ramirez to...
20 Feb 2013
MIQ Logistics has opened a new service center in the Lakeway Business Center in New Orleans.
19 Feb 2013
A combination of public and private investment has added container-handling capacity, infrastructure and processing facilities in the Gulf region, enabling the Port of New Orleans to lure so much container and breakbulk traffic away from Houston, its Texas neighbor, that it’s forecasting a second year of record volumes.