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Port Houston 5th Ranked Container port by total TEUs

[ June 6, 2023   //   ]

Port Houston jumped from No. 7 to No. 5 in the ranking of top U.S. container ports in terms of TEUs handled in 2022.

“Our import and export volume reached record numbers in 2022 and is considered one of the fastest growing ports in the U.S. in loaded imports and loaded exports, and Houston now owns a 7% market share of the total U.S. container business,” said Ric Campo, Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority.

According to the Journal of Commerce, Port Houston ranked No. 5 in loaded imports and No. 3 in loaded export containers for 2022. Growth has continued across all trade lanes for Port Houston into 2023. Read more about the fastest growing port in the U.S.