The Port of Palm Beach announced today that it has received special recognition for rapid growth.
The Port said, “We are proud to be named the Second Fastest Growing Export Port in the US by Journal of Commerce [JOC.com]” the Port reported. “The port is the only one in South Florida with on-dock rail. Its dockworkers are non-union workers. The port’s first-half exports grew 7 percent year-over-year to 66,041 20-foot-equivalent units, according to PIERS, a sister product of JOC.com,… putting it in the No. 2 spot on the fastest-growing U.S. export ports list, tied with Miami.”