It’s no surprise that containers continue to hit North American shores in records numbers, but new port options for large vessels can be a game-changer. Inland transportation will now be needed in different markets as containers that would traditionally hit in CA or NJ, could be headed into the Gulf as ports expand their bandwidth!

“Other ports across the Gulf Coast aren’t resting on their laurels either. Ports from Brownsville, Texas, to New Orleans, to Mobile, Alabama, are expanding and will spend about $5.4 billion on expansion projects by 2027.” More details here.