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2:32 am on Tuesday June 19, 2012

Port of Charleston to see major investment as battle with Savannah continues

Image by Flickr user r_bowleyWhile container shipping volume continues to rebound and a political battle is fought for federal dollars to deepen the Charleston Harbor, the Port of Charleston has announced major capital investments to the tune of $...
5:56 am on Wednesday April 18, 2012

Port of Charleston, South Carolina container shipping volume continues to grow

Image by Flickr user Jim Bahn Last month the S.C. State Ports Authority noted that Charleston ports were now exporting as much as they were importing, and now the group has seen the highest number of containers shipped in a month since October 2008...
5:07 am on Wednesday March 21, 2012

In Charleston, export shipping catches up to imports

Image by Flickr user r_bowley It's an unusual bit of news in the massive importer that is the United States, the Port of Charleston has seen its export cargo reach parity with imports — and the port expects export growth to continue to grow faster.
4:15 am on Wednesday January 19, 2011

Port of Charleston closes 2010 on a high note

Image by Flickr user Palmetto MaxThe Port of Charleston closed out 2010 with an almost 17% increase in container volume. With 12-consecutive months of year-over-year container cargo growth in 2010, the Port's CEO, Jim Newsome said that while the...
4:26 am on Wednesday December 22, 2010

Port of Charleston container volume continues to grow, high hopes for 2011

Image by Flickr user Jim BahnWith numbers up 14.4% for the month of November, container volume at the Port of Charleston has recorded growth for the 11th straight month. The Charleston Regional Business Journal also reports that for 2010, container...
9:02 am on Tuesday April 20, 2010

New shipping service, increased port volume bode well for the SPA

Image by Flickr user Mr. T in DCThings are looking up for the State Ports Authority's Charleston ports. The SPA announced today that business for the month of March was up 24.4 percent compared to the same month last year and that the new shipping...
10:15 am on Wednesday March 17, 2010

Ports Authority reports second straight month of heightened container volume

Image by Amanda Click / TheDigitel The State Ports Authority reported that container volume was up 7% in February over the same month last year, making this the second consecutive month of improved port volume statistics.