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Savannah TEU volume reaches 4.2 million in FY18

Savannah TEU volume reaches 4.2 million in FY18

GPA growth hits 20 consecutive months

The GPA capped FY18 with its 20th consecutive month of positive year-over-year growth. In its busiest June ever, the Port of Savannah handled 370,725 TEUs, up 9.8 percent (33,014 TEUs) over June 2017. It was the Authority’s 18th month in a row handling more than 300,000 TEUs. 
Monday, July 23, 2018/Number of views (7400)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
GPA sees busiest May for total tons, TEUs

GPA sees busiest May for total tons, TEUs

Harbor expansion receives full funding for year

The Port of Savannah handled 3 million tons of cargo in May, an increase of 8.9 percent or 247,671 tons compared the same month a year ago. Total cargo crossing all terminals reached 3.22 million tons.

Thursday, June 14, 2018/Number of views (2751)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
August trade heats up in Brunswick, Savannah

August trade heats up in Brunswick, Savannah

Autos up 15 percent, containers up 5 percent

Auto and container volumes at the U.S. Southeast’s busiest ports in Brunswick and Savannah experienced impressive growth in the month of August. Colonel’s Island Terminal in Brunswick moved 53,675 units of roll-on/roll off cargo, an increase of 7,109 or 15.3 percent more than August last year.

Monday, September 18, 2017/Number of views (2424)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Savannah container traffic sees highest-ever September

Savannah container traffic sees highest-ever September

GPA achieves 7.3% TEU increase for the month

The Georgia Ports Authority continues to expand freight volumes, marking the seventh consecutive month of record container throughput.

Friday, October 23, 2015/Number of views (8196)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
GPA to invest $152M in Brunswick over next 10 years

GPA to invest $152M in Brunswick over next 10 years

Port marks growth in all cargo sectors in FY2015

At the annual Brunswick State of the Port event Tuesday, Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Curtis Foltz discussed an ambitious capital improvement plan for Brunswick terminals.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015/Number of views (8698)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.0
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