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Kia to tap Savannah for Telluride components, Brunswick for export

Kia to tap Savannah for Telluride components, Brunswick for export

Vertical integration aids supply chain efficiency

At the Georgia Foreign Trade Conference, Stuart Countess, chief administrative officer and vice president of Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, announced that the Telluride, its new 8-person SUV, will begin crossing the Port of Brunswick’s docks for global markets this month.

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Savannah’s TEU count grows 7.5 percent in 2018

Savannah’s TEU count grows 7.5 percent in 2018

Infrastructure expanding to handle new business

The Port of Savannah moved 4.35 million twenty-foot equivalent container units in Calendar Year 2018, its highest annual volume ever, and a 7.5 percent increase over 2017, according to a report from Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Griff Lynch.
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Georgia moves 630K cars, trucks and tractors in FY18

Georgia moves 630K cars, trucks and tractors in FY18

GPA details plan to double Brunswick capacity to 1.5 million units

At the Brunswick State of the Port today, Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) Executive Director Griff Lynch detailed Fiscal Year 2018 successes, including 630,000 units of cars, trucks and tractors handled through Georgia terminals.

Thursday, October 25, 2018/Number of views (1790)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Savannah container trade up 12 percent

Savannah container trade up 12 percent

Brunswick Ro/Ro sees 37.6 percent increase

The Georgia Ports Authority achieved a 12 percent increase in containerized trade at the Port of Savannah in September, along with a 37.6 percent increase in roll-on/roll-off trade at the Port of Brunswick.
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Georgia Ports plan 8 million TEU capacity by 2028

Georgia Ports plan 8 million TEU capacity by 2028

GPA unveils workforce development initiative

At the Savannah State of the Port event today, GPA Executive Director Griff Lynch thanked Governor Deal for his leadership and detailed GPA’s 10-year, $2.5 billion plan to expand the capacity of the nation’s fastest growing and single largest container terminal from 5.5 million twenty-foot equivalent unit containers (TEUs) to 8 million.
Thursday, September 20, 2018/Number of views (4415)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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