Yilport, which signed a memorandum of understanding with the Mississippi State Port Authority in February, is promising to invest hundreds of millions of dollars in the state’s Port of Gulfport, which it says has the potential to feed volume, particularly refrigerated goods, between Gulfport and Yilport terminals in Ecuador and Peru.
News and analysis covering the port of Gulfport, Mississippi.
20 Nov 2017
US Gulf ports’ share of the nation’s container trade has been inching up for several years.
13 May 2017
New Panama Canal services from Asia are helping to fuel steady growth in Gulf ports’ single-digit share of US containerized imports.
26 Nov 2016
After more than a decade of twists and turns and highs and lows, the finish line is in sight for a $570 million reconstruction and expansion of the Port of Gulfport, Mississippi.
06 Jul 2016
Fruit importer signs lease with Mississippi port for up to 40 years.