JAXPort Future: Deepening Shipping Channel and Diversification

JAXPort’s recently released strategic plan includes two primary goals:  deepening the harbor’s shipping channel to allow to 47′ to allow for post-Panamax ships and diversifying its business.  Those diversifying efforts include: 1) a railyard to allow containers to be transferred directly from ships to trains instead of a trucking in-between; 2) being a leader in liquified natural gas distribution and delivery; 3) more trade opportunities with Caribbean and Latin American companies; and, 4) finalizing a plan for its waterfront land in Mayport.  Nate Monroe of The Florida Times-Union has the story.

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30 years' in commercial real estate investment sales, banking, mortgage banking, and valuation. Trained and schooled in Atlanta, and now heading the Investment Sales Team in the Colliers Jacksonville office.

Posted on January 30, 2014, in Development, Jobs/JAX Economy, Port/Infrastructure, Warehouses/Industrial and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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