Gulf Shipping 2018

Gulf Shipping 2018

An in-depth look at ports and the shipping industry of the U.S. Gulf Coast including news, statistics and analysis of the container and breakbulk trades. 

Special Coverage

As exports from the region waned, expansion of all-water services from Asia and a boom in import distribution facilities contributed to double-digit growth in imports to US Gulf ports last year.

News & Analysis

26 Jul 2019
Sponsored: Gulf Intermodal Services’ President Will Connell on the driver shortage, chassis availability, and the resin boom.
18 Jul 2019
Sponsored: Port Houston Executive Director Roger Guenther on the link between 2018 growth and the port's infrastructure investments, as well as regional economic factors at play.
03 Jul 2019
Sponsored: Port NOLA's Vice President/CCO Bobby Landry discusses the return of Breakbulk Conference to New Orleans, acquisition of New Orleans Public Belt Railroad, tariff impacts, and expanding cargo handling capabilities.
16 Feb 2017
The steady drip of market share continued last year.
01 Feb 2017
Resin exports are the main draw for CMA CGM’s New Orleans port call.
28 Dec 2016
Plastic resin exports are poised in 2017 to begin a multi-year surge in volume.