South Carolina Ports makes a $63.4 billion annual economic impact on S.C.

South Carolina Ports makes a $63.4 billion annual economic impact on S.C.

South Carolina Ports Authority has long been a powerful economic engine for South Carolina, and as container volumes have doubled over the past decade, the Port’s positive economic impact on the state has …
Oct 23, 2019 /  Finance
South Carolina Ports Authority sees strong cargo growth in September

South Carolina Ports Authority sees strong cargo growth in September

South Carolina Ports Authority’s opens in a new window momentum continues in early fiscal year 2020 with the best September on record for cargo volumes. SCPA handled nearly 195,000 twenty-foot equivalent container …
Oct 10, 2019 /  Curious
SCPA, DHEC receive $2M grant to improve crane technology

SCPA, DHEC receive $2M grant to improve crane technology

New engine systems to reduce emissions, boost air quality South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) were awarded a $2 million grant from the U.S. …
Sep 27, 2019 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports sees strong start to FY20

South Carolina Ports sees strong start to FY20

South Carolina Ports Authority saw a strong start to fiscal year 2020, recording its busiest July in Port history at container terminals and inland ports. SCPA handled 210,542 twenty-foot equivalent container units …
Aug 8, 2019 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports handles record cargo volumes in FY19

South Carolina Ports handles record cargo volumes in FY19

South Carolina Ports Authority reports another successful year, handling record cargo volumes, rail moves and inland port activity in fiscal year 2019. SCPA handled nearly 2.4 million twenty-foot equivalent container …
Jul 18, 2019 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports reports record cargo volumes, 9% uptick in FY19

South Carolina Ports reports record cargo volumes, 9% uptick in FY19

South Carolina Ports Authority handled record cargo volumes at the Port of Charleston in fiscal year 2019. SCPA handled nearly 2.4 million twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) from July 2018 through June, an …
Jul 10, 2019 /  Vessels
SC Ports Authority reports 10% volume growth, receives new cranes

SC Ports Authority reports 10% volume growth, receives new cranes

South Carolina Ports Authority reported its strongest May on record, with 204,457 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled last month. Caption: Five rubber-tired gantry (RTG) cranes arrived Monday at …
Jun 27, 2019 /  Vessels
SC Ports Handles Record May for Container Volumes, Highest Monthly Record for Inland Port Greer

SC Ports Handles Record May for Container Volumes, Highest Monthly Record for Inland Port Greer

Yesterday (Jun11) South Carolina Ports Authority reported its strongest May on record, with 204,457 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled last month. Fiscal year-to-date TEU volume is up 9.7 percent, …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports Authority Reports 10 Percent Volume Growth

South Carolina Ports Authority Reports 10 Percent Volume Growth

Today South Carolina Ports Authority reported 10.4 percent fiscal year-to-date container volume growth, with nearly 2 million twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled since July. SCPA moved 204,621 TEUs …
May 10, 2019 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports Authority Handles Record January Container Volume

South Carolina Ports Authority Handles Record January Container Volume

Tuesday South Carolina Ports Authority announced the strongest January on record and 12.5 percent fiscal year-over-year growth of container volume. SCPA handled 205,689 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) …
Feb 6, 2019 /  Curious