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Eliminating Cash Transactions at The Port of Virginia

January 9, 2017

Effective January 15, 2017, cash transactions will no longer be accepted at Port of Virginia facilities.  Eliminating cash transactions strengthens the port’s […]

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November Cargo Volumes Strong as Peak Season Nears Close; Port Moves 475,000 TEUs in Two Months

December 9, 2016

Contact: Joseph D. Harris Spokesman (757) 683-2137 / Office (757) 675-8087/ Cell jharris@portofvirginia.com NORFOLK – With peak season nearing its close, The […]

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Expansion of Foreign Trade Zone Approved; Added Incentive for Attracting Cargo, Investment, Jobs

December 5, 2016

Contact: Joseph D. Harris Spokesman (757) 683-2137 Office (757) 675-8087/ Cell jharris@portofvirginia.com Norfolk – Expansion of Virginia’s Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ 20) into […]

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Hampton Blvd. Lane Closures (proximity to NIT)

November 29, 2016

Several months ago, the City of Norfolk began working to replace approximately 4,300 feet of water main under southbound Hampton Boulevard between […]

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Port, Konecranes Reach Final Agreement on World’s Largest Automated-Stacking Cranes Contract; 86 Units Headed for VIG and NIT

November 21, 2016

Contact: Joseph D. Harris Spokesman (757) 683-2137 / Office (757) 675-8087/ Cell jharris@portofvirginia.com NORFOLK – Governor Terry R. McAuliffe announced November 15th […]

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Port Sets Single-Month Mark for TEU Volume; Rail and RMT Use Continues to Grow

November 17, 2016

Contact: Joseph D. Harris Spokesman (757) 683-2137 / Office (757) 675-8087/ Cell jharris@portofvirginia.com NORFOLK – As peak cargo season continues, The Port […]

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Port Is Named Among the Region’s 20 Fastest-Growing Firms in The Roaring 20

November 4, 2016

Contact: Joseph D. Harris Spokesman (757) 683-2137 / Office (757) 675-8087/ Cell jharris@portofvirginia.com NORFOLK –The Port of Virginia® has been named as […]

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Peak Season Cargo is Flowing; Port’s Rail, RMT Volume Continue to Grow

October 19, 2016

Contact: Joseph D. Harris Spokesman (757) 683-2137 / Office (757) 675-8087/ Cell jharris@portofvirginia.com NORFOLK – The Port of Virginia® handled 220,000 TEUs […]

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Port Signs New, Long-Term Lease for Virginia International Gateway

September 21, 2016

Contact: Joseph D. Harris Spokesman (757) 683-2137 / Office (757) 675-8087/ Cell jharris@portofvirginia.com Port Signs New, Long-Term Lease for  Virginia International Gateway; […]

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Hanjin Shipping Update: Cargo Released to Customers

September 16, 2016

Collaboration between The Port of Virginia, our local ILA leadership and Hanjin Shipping has produced positive results.  Effective immediately, all Hanjin import […]

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