Transportation

Port Manatee, Del Monte Sign Extension Agreement

Port Manatee recently signed an extension agreement with Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A. Inc. to keep Del Monte produce entering the port for as many as 20 more years.

08/18/2016 Research by staff

Transportation

New Cross-Gulf Containership Arrives at Port Manatee

Port Manatee recently welcomed the M/V Queen B, the new containership in World Direct Shipping’s cross-gulf service to Mexico.

07/29/2016 Research by staff

Transportation

Port Manatee Executive Attends Panama Canal Expansion Celebration

Matty Appice recently returned from ceremonies celebrating the expansion of the Panama Canal, touting his optimism that the historic development will benefit Port Manatee.

06/29/2016 Research by staff

Transportation

$1 Million Modernization Coming to Port Manatee

Beginning June 13, the south gate entrance to Port Manatee is slated to close for approximately 12 weeks for enhancements to security and traffic flow.

06/08/2016 Photography by staff

Transportation

Port Manatee Traffic Up 36 Percent

Port Manatee last week reported a 36 percent year-over-year increase in containerized cargo handled in the first half of its fiscal year.

04/11/2016 Research by staff

Transportation

Canadian Company Performs Health, Safety Audit at Port Manatee

A committee of executives from the Montreal-based stevedore and terminal operator Logistec Corp. met Tuesday at Port Manatee.

04/05/2016 Research by staff