Enjoy an informative and educational tour of the Port of Gulfport’s terminal operations on Thursday, March 18, 2018! Tours will depart from in front of the Hancock Bank Plaza located at 2510 14th St. in downtown Gulfport. Each tour will last 30 minutes, with the first bus leaving at 4:00pm and the last at 5:30pm….
The Mississippi Port Authority at Gulfport has all the elements to make it a national leader in waterborne commerce and a economic driver for the Mississippi Gulf Coast. The ideal location, history of perseverance, state-of-the-art facilities, outstanding services, cost effectiveness, and dedicated professional staff merge to meet the needs of our customers.
News & Events
The Port of Gulfport operational numbers are in for 2017! We had some of the highest numbers known on record in 2017 with 11,101 railcars (45% increase vs. 2016), 329 deep draft vessels (31% increase vs. 2016), 216,683 TEU’s (31% increase vs. 2016) and 2,533,137 tons of cargo (28% increase vs. 2016). Below is the…
Port of Gulfport Receives Record of Decision from Army Corps of Engineers for Future Expansion Project
Gulfport, Miss. – On Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017 the Army Corps of Engineers released the Record of Decision (ROD) for the Port of Gulfport Expansion Project. The ROD details the Corps of Engineers’ decision on all of the issues discussed in the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), including the environmental impacts associated with the Port…
We’re proud to be the third busiest container port in the Gulf of Mexico and second largest importer of green fruits in the nation. When it comes to handling our customers imports and exports, no one does it better than the Port of Gulfport.