North Carolina's Ports Poised for Success in 2012


As reported by the North Carolina State Ports Authority (NCSPA), the state of North Carolina’s Ports is strong.  In the last year the ports in Wilmington and Morehead City saw business growth and revenue increases, and overall there is a renewed sense of importance for the role our state’s ports play in economic development and logistics.

For calendar year 2011, the NC Ports outpaced neighboring ports with volume growth at both the Morehead City and Wilmington facilities.  Container movements increased more than 11 percent and general breakbulk cargo increased 8 percent for the year, positioning NC Ports for a successful fiscal year 2012.

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