Select U.S. Ports Prepare For Panama Canal Expansion

By: Grace Wang, Assistant Professor, Maritime Administration, Texas A&M University at Galveston; Anthony M. Pagano, Director, Center for Supply Chain Management and Logistics, University of Illinois at Chicago

Release Date: February 2015

The report focuses on nine container ports on the nation’s East and South coasts: the East Coast ports of New York and New Jersey and Baltimore; the Southeast ports of Virginia, Charleston and Savannah; the Florida ports of Miami, Jacksonville and Everglades; and the Gulf port of Houston. Each case study includes information about the port location, operating status, cargo types and volume, terminals and cranes, foreign trade zones, transportation and access, employment, and current and future improvement projects.


Full Report

Port of Baltimore

Port of Charleston

Port Everglades

Port of Houston

Port of Jacksonville

Port of Miami

Port of New York and New Jersey

Port of Savannah

Port of Virginia