Port of VA processes 341,000 TEUs

The Port of Virginia® continues processing record-setting amounts of cargo having handled nearly 341,000 TEUs in August and in doing so making the month the second most productive month in the port’s history.August’s TEU total was only 685 units shy of the previous all-time monthly volume mark set in May. The month’s volumes were led by strong exports and imports, which were up 12 percent and 11 percent, respectively; additionally, ... [+]

Virginia is the Only Stop for Hapag-Lloyd

The Port of Virginia® is the only US East Coast stop for ocean carrier Hapag Lloyd’s reworked Mediterranean Gulf Coast Express (MGX) that will move cargo overland by rail to California via Virginia.“This is an innovative decision by one of our long-time customers to take advantage of our efficiency and ... [+]

The Port of Virginia® on Course to Becoming US East Coast’s Deepest Port

The recently approved federal work plan contains the final piece of funding for The Port of Virginia’s dredging project that will create the deepest and widest shipping channels on the US East Coast by late 2024.The work plan, released last week by the US Army Corps of Engineers, allocates funding ... [+]

CP&O, Ceres Marine Unite Stevedoring Services at The Port of Virginia

The Port of Virginia® announced that two stevedoring services at the port will consolidate their efforts in a move that will further drive efficiency and growth at the port. The consolidation of CP&O LLC and Ceres Marine Terminals, Inc. will unite the two stevedoring services under the CP&O brand.“The combined ... [+]

Virginia has Record November

November was a productive month for The Port of Virginia® as it processed nearly 291,000 TEUs and began moving forward on expanding its rail capacity.November’s volume was the highest of any November in the port’s history: cargo was up 10,891 TEUs, or nearly 4% when compared with the same month ... [+]

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