Search results for: South Carolina Ports

127243 results

A list of search results

  • 21 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    South Carolina Ports Authority reported 2015 fiscal year-end operating earnings of USD 30.4 million and revenues of USD 196.8 million, significant increases over the previous year’s financial performance. From July through June, SCPA more than doubled its previous fiscal year’s operating earnings of USD 14.3 million, while operating revenues increased 20 percent over FY2014 revenues […]

  • 18 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    South Carolina Ports Authority has kicked off the new fiscal year with a 13 percent rise in container volumes handled in the first two months of the fiscal calendar. The SCPA handled 163,970 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in August, an increase from 144,649 TEUs moved during the same month last year and 153,916 handled in July, […]

  • 10 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) reported a record container volume of nearly two million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) handled in 2016. SCPA handled 1.996 million TEUs in 2016, surpassing the previous record of 1.985 million TEUs handled in 2005. Container volume in TEU was up 1.2 percent compared to last year. Loaded TEU volume was up […]

  • 21 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    South Carolina Ports Authority reported 2015 fiscal year-end operating earnings of USD 30.4 million and revenues of USD 196.8 million, significant increases over the previous year’s financial performance. From July through June, SCPA more than doubled its previous fiscal year’s operating earnings of USD 14.3 million, while operating revenues increased 20 percent over FY2014 revenues […]

  • 29 June 2012

    In a strong show of support for the deepening of Charleston Harbor, the South Carolina Legislature now has committed $300 million to fund the construction of a post-45-foot harbor project for the Port of Charleston. This allocation would cover the entire estimated cost to deepen the harbor to 50 feet, once the project receives authorization […]

  • 2 March 2018

    The South Carolina Ports Authority welcomed two new ship-to-shore cranes at the Wando Welch Terminal.

  • 14 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    On the heels of record-breaking container volumes in March and April, South Carolina Ports Authority yesterday celebrated another milestone with the arrival of the biggest container ship ever to call the US East Coast. “The deployment of 13,000 twenty-foot equivalent (TEU) vessels to East Coast ports marks a new era in the global container shipping […]

  • 19 February 2015

    The South Carolina Ports of Charleston and Georgetown handled 152,917 twenty-foot equivalent units, or TEUs, in January, marking an 18 percent boost in container volumes over the same month last year, the South Carolina Ports Authority reports. January container traffic pushed fiscal year to date TEU volumes past the 1 million mark, with 1,072,438 TEUs moved […]

  • 8 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) yesterday reported 6.4 percent year-over-year container volume growth, with a record 2.3 million twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled in 2018. “Last year marked the third consecutive calendar year of record TEU volume for SCPA. The Port moved 199,701 TEUs in December alone, a 9.2 percent increase over December 2017 […]

  • 5 May 2020
    Business developments & projects, Collaboration, Infrastructure, Outlook & strategy, Ports & Logistics

    Marine Terminals Corporation – East (Ports America), Ceres Marine Terminals Inc., and SSA Atlantic LLC have formed a joint venture company to provide container terminal and stevedoring services in the Port of Charleston in South Carolina.

  • 22 January 2016

    Port of Charleston, a part of South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) and the fourth busiest container port in the US, handled a total of 1.97 million containers in 2015, a 10 percent growth compared to the previous year. In December alone, the SCPA handled 144,718 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs), adding to the increase in container volume, SCPA said. The SCPA’ two container terminals […]

  • 17 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) grew volume across business segments in calendar year 2012, closing a year marked by new carrier services, progress on the inland port in Greer and major advancements on Charleston’s harbor deepening project. In results announced today at the SCPA’s regular meeting, container volume in Charleston was up 9.6 percent […]

  • 8 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    SC Ports Authority handled a record 2.3 million TEUs in 2018, a 6.4 percent year-over-year container volume growth.

  • 12 February 2020

    SCPA has been awarded a nearly USD 20 million federal grant for Wando Welch Terminal.

  • 10 July 2019

    The port authority saw an 8.8% increase in annual TEU container volume.

  • 7 February 2017

    South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) reported an all-time record container volume of 185,018 TEUs handled in January 2017.  As measured in pier containers or total box volume, SCPA handled 104,792 boxes last month, surpassing the previous record of 104,003 containers handled in May 2015. Container volume was up 28 percent compared to January 2016. “As […]

  • 10 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    The delivery of two super post-Panamax cranes at South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) last week marked a significant milestone in the Port’s big ship readiness, to be followed in the coming years by the completion of the Wando Welch wharf project and harbor deepening to 52 feet. The cranes, produced by Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry […]

  • 21 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) reported a modest growth of container volume and a significant rise in breakbulk tonnage handled at its Charleston facilities during the 2016 fiscal year ended June 30. SCPA handled 1.9 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) during FY2016, an increase of 1.4 percent over the previous year. As measured in pier […]

  • 27 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    South Carolina Ports continues to see growth in the container market with a nearly 5 percent increase in twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) handled fiscal year to date. The port has moved 1,071,760 TEUs since the beginning of the fiscal year in July, up from 1,024,421 TEUs handled during the same period last year, according to […]

  • 5 December 2011

    Savannah’s port-deepening project won’t help Orangeburg County the way improving South Carolina’s ports would, local lawmakers say…   By GENE ZALESKI (thetandd) [mappress] Source: thetandd, December 5, 2011;

  • 10 July 2018

    South Carolina Ports Authority reports record container volumes handled during the 2018 fiscal year. 

  • 15 December 2016

    The US South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) reported its strongest November container volumes on record, handling a total of 175,215 TEUs during the month.  Previously, SCPA’s strongest November on record was 163,121 TEUs handled in 2005. Box volumes increased by 14 percent, compared to 153,594 TEUs recorded in November last year. With 1.831,796 TEUs moved […]