Rankings of Top 15 Industrial Ports in North America

The bottom line is East Coast ports are growing at a faster rate than their West Coast counterparts, according to CBRE Group, Inc.’s inaugural North American Ports Logistics Annual Report.  The top 15 ports, ranked in terms of infrastructure and the strength of the local industrial real estate market:


  1. Los Angeles
  2. Long Beach
  3. New York/New Jersey
  4. Seattle/Tacoma
  5. Oakland
  6. Savannah
  7. Charleston
  8. Vancouver
  9. Norfolk
  10. Houston
  11. Baltimore
  12. Ft. Lauderdale (Everglades)
  13. Miami
  14. Montreal
  15. Jacksonville

While the largest ports are the usual suspects, note that eight of the 15 are on the East Coast and six are in the Southeast.  In terms of TEU volume, the top five were:  Los Angeles, NY/NJ, Long Beach, Savannah, and Norfolk.

Andrew Thurlow of The JAX Business Journal has the story along with a press release from CBRE.

About scottrogersjax

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 May 9, 2015, in JAX Business Journal, Jobs/JAX Economy, Port/Infrastructure, Warehouses/Industrial and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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