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New Developments Position Savannah as U.S. Gateway Port

New Developments Position Savannah as U.S. Gateway Port

Announcement comes on the heels of three consecutive months of record growth

The Georgia Ports Authority announced the sale of 500 acres of property for commercial development to accommodate growing customer demand for warehousing, distribution and transload facilities near the Port of Savannah. The new development, located on five parcels of land at GPA's Savannah River International Trade Park, is less than five miles from the Garden City Container Terminal and can accommodate up to 5 million square feet of logistics space.
Saturday, February 4, 2017/Number of views (6434)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Deal announces Kia, rail provider partnership

Deal announces Kia, rail provider partnership

Cordele Intermodal Services to handle Kia parts imported via GPA

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Cordele Intermodal Services (CIS), Georgia's first inland terminal, will partner with Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG), to handle up to 30,000 TEU containers per year to supply the Kia manufacturing plant in West Point. This partnership will save more than 6 million truck miles each year.
Wednesday, August 3, 2016/Number of views (3562)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.0
GPA reports 16.6 percent container growth since January

GPA reports 16.6 percent container growth since January

Infrastructure improvements for Savannah, Brunswick approved

At the Georgia Ports Authority board meeting Monday, Executive Director Curtis Foltz reported a 16.6 percent calendar year to date increase in container volumes, as well as capital projects necessary for future growth.
Monday, September 21, 2015/Number of views (8462)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
Nobody likes waiting in line

Nobody likes waiting in line

Hate waiting in line? So do containerships.

At the Port of Savannah, the Georgia Ports Authority operates nearly 10,000 feet of berth space on a first-come, first-served basis. No waiting on limited docking leased to a single shipping line.
Thursday, February 20, 2014/Number of views (68698)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
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