Georgia Ports Authority plans for continued growth

Release: GPA details capacity, operations expansion PROJECTS TO ACCOMMODATE RECORD VOLUMES SAVANNAH, Ga., April 26, 2021 – At the Georgia Foreign Trade Conference (GFTC), the Georgia Ports Authority released fiscal year to date numbers (July -March) showing…

Port of Savannah sets new record as trade…

Release: GPA’s March container trade leaps 48 percent Intermodal rail posts significant gains SAVANNAH, Ga., April 15, 2021 — The Port of Savannah handled an all-time record of nearly 500,000 twenty-foot equivalent container units in March,…

Georgia Ports Authority initiates Peak Capacity project

Release: SAVANNAH, Ga., March 29, 2021 – On Monday, the Georgia Ports Authority Board approved capital improvement projects that will increase the Port of Savannah’s container capacity by 20 percent. “Right now, we are moving container volumes…

Port of Savannah set to break another monthly…

Release: SAVANNAH, Ga., Sept. 28, 2020 – After the Georgia Ports Authority handled all-time record volumes in the month of August, Griff Lynch, executive director for the GPA, reported to the Board of Directors today that the…

Port of Savannah becomes No. 1 for U.S.…

Release: During the first five months of 2020, the Port of Savannah moved the highest number of export containers of any U.S. port. At 1,345 acres, Savannah’s Garden City Terminal is the largest container terminal…

GPA reaches a new tonnage record despite COVID-19…

Release: GPA sets tonnage record for FY2020 Crews work the COSCO Rose at the Port of Savannah’s Garden City Terminal. The terminal handled 4.44 million twenty-foot equivalent container units in FY2020. (Stephen B. Morton / Georgia Ports…