Mayor reports record cargo activity at PortMiami

PortMiami processed 107,088 TEUs in October, an increase of 1.5 percent compared to 105,573 TEUs in 2019. It marks the busiest month in cargo activity in the history of the Port. ”I am proud that despite the worldwide pandemic, PortMiami set a record for the strongest month ever in cargo activity,” said Mayor Daniella Levine Cava. “Miami-Dade County is a major global hub for trade and commerce, and it continues to ... [+]

US Army Corps of Engineers Announce $556,250 for PortMiami Feasibility Study

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 2018 Work Plan includes a $556,250 allocation for the start of a feasibility study for the Miami Harbor Safety and Navigational Channel Improvements Program at PortMiami. Once completed, these channel improvements will allow continued economic growth for Miami-Dade County and the State of Florida. ... [+]

PortMiami welcomes ZIM’s Canada Florida Express service

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services recently selected PortMiami for its Canada Florida Express service (CFX). The service’s first Miami bound vessel, M/V Arsos arrived on May 31, 2018. The M/V Arsos, a 1,300 TEU vessel, is part of a fixed weekly service, is being serviced by Port of Miami Terminal Operating ... [+]

NOAA joins with PortMiami to let larger cargo ships safely enter seaport

Through the use of NOAA’s Physical Oceanographic Real-Time System (PORTS®), super-sized ships coming through the recently expanded Panama Canal can now more safely and efficiently enter the Miami seaport. In addition to the improved vessel safety, past NOAA studies have shown that a PORTS system, like the one dedicated by ... [+]

PortMiami Receives First Dragon Fruit Shipment from Ecuador in collaboration with Seaboard Marine

Recently at PortMiami, Seaboard Marine, the seaport’s largest container shipping partner from South Florida to Latin America, delivered its very first shipment of dragon fruit from Ecuador into Florida’s market. The new weekly service between Miami, Ecuador, and Peru was announced earlier this year offering the fastest transit and delivery times, ... [+]

Big Ships Welcome Now At PortMiami

PortMiami is now ready to accept big ships. Celebrating the completion of PortMiami's -50/-52 foot Deep Dredge project and On-dock Intermodal Rail on September 18, the seaport became the only major logistics hub south of Virginia capable of handling fully laden post-Panamax vessels. More than $1 billion of capital infrastructure projects are now complete and have transformed ... [+]

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