JAXPORT voted No. 1 in the nation for service excellence

JAXPORT voted No. 1 in the nation for service excellence

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) has been voted the top port in the nation for customer satisfaction and performance excellence by readers of Logistics Management magazine. Subscribers to the magazine represent …
Aug 20, 2019 /  Curious
JAXPORT sets container and auto records through first three quarters of fiscal year 2019

JAXPORT sets container and auto records through first three quarters of fiscal year 2019

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) has achieved a record number of container and auto moves during the first three quarters of fiscal year 2019. During this time, JAXPORT moved nearly one million containers, a six …
Jul 22, 2019 /  Curious
JAXPORT on pace for record container, auto volumes

JAXPORT on pace for record container, auto volumes

Through the first eight months of Jacksonville Port Authority’s (JAXPORT’s) fiscal year 2018-2019, the port is on pace to achieve records in container TEU volumes and auto units. JAXPORT’s fiscal …
Jun 27, 2019 /  Curious
JAXPORT sets record with largest container ship to call Jacksonville

JAXPORT sets record with largest container ship to call Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) set a new port record Monday with the arrival of the ZIM vessel Cape Sounio, the largest container ship to ever call Jacksonville. The 11,000-TEU (container) vessel is operated …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
JAXPORT and SSA Marine Reach Long-term Agreement on $238.7Mln International Container Terminal at Blount Island

JAXPORT and SSA Marine Reach Long-term Agreement on $238.7Mln International Container Terminal at Blount Island

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) Board of Directors yesterday (Mar04) unanimously approved a long-term agreement with experienced terminal operator SSA Marine for the development and operation of a …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Curious
JAXPORT Welcomes First ZIM Vessel

JAXPORT Welcomes First ZIM Vessel

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) recently welcomed the ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. (ZIM) 10,070-TEU (container) Tianjin vessel on its maiden call to the port’s Blount Island Marine Terminal. …
Oct 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Next-Generation Car Carrier Calls Jaxport

Next-Generation Car Carrier Calls Jaxport

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) welcomed the Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) next-generation car carrier Orca Ace during the vessel’s maiden call to Jacksonville this week. Caption: MOL's car carrier Orca …
Oct 5, 2018 /  Vessels
JAXPORT sets new monthly container volume record

JAXPORT sets new monthly container volume record

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) achieved its highest-ever monthly container volumes in August, moving nearly 115,700 twenty-foot equivalent units (or TEUs, the industry standard for measuring containers). The …
Sep 27, 2018 /  Curious
JAXPORT Serves As Southeast US Entry Point For All-New Alfa Romeo Giulia

JAXPORT Serves As Southeast US Entry Point For All-New Alfa Romeo Giulia

Jacksonville Port Authority (​JAXPORT) announced yesterday that the Port is to be the Southeast distribution point for the Alfa Romeo Giulia, the FCA US LLC new premium mid-size sedan manufactured in Italy. Grimaldi …
May 2, 2017 /  Vessels