Port of Pascagoula

port copyThe Port of Pascagoula is a full-service deep-water port with modern facilities for handling cargo from around the world.
The Port’s two harbors are a combination of public and private terminals moving in excess of 30 million tons of cargo
through the channel annually. The Port of Pascagoula is equipped with the facilities, technology and manpower to efficiently handle a wide variety of cargoes.

Attractive features include:

  • 42 ft and 42 ft deep channels
  • Short distance to shipping lanes – 2 hours pilotage
  • Capability for handling a wide variety of cargoes
  • Direct railroad access to the piers and warehouses for weather protected operations
  • Extremely competitive rates and flexible labor force
The Port is the largest seaport in Mississippi, and ranks nationally in the top 20 ports in foreign cargo volume.

The entire port operation is built around a mission of providing proficient, cost-effective handling of all shipments, and ensuring cost-effective, efficient services for all vessels. The Port of Pascagoula’s entire team understands that personal service increases efficiency, that efficiency increases customer profits, and that higher profits mean more future port business.

Halter Marine awarded fifth Navy berthing barge

Pascagoula, Miss., July 30, 2021 – Halter Marine, a company of ST Engineering North America, has been awarded a contract option for the U.S. Navy’s fifth Auxiliary Personnel

$6.7M grant goes for runway improvements

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.), and Rep. Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.) today announced the


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