Alberto Cabrera, Port Canaveral
s Senior Director of Cargo Business Development commented: With the relatively short trucking distance between Port Canaveral
and the numerous auto and heavy equipment auctions located in Central Florida, the NYK service will provide area businesses with cost-effective options and positions us competitively with other Florida seaports.
Badr Jafar, CEO of Crescent Enterprises and chairman of Gulftainer, stated at the launch ceremony: "Container shipping is a $6 trillion industry that touches 95 per cent of the world's manufactured goods, and we are determined to bring much more of that business to Port Canaveral
in the months and years to come.
The opening comes one year after Canaveral
Port Authority signed a 35-year agreement with GT USA, the US arm of UAE-based global ports and logistics company Gulftainer, to operate and further develop the container and multipurpose cargo terminal.
Carnival will enhance its short Bahamas cruise program from Port Canaveral
with Carnival Victory replacing Carnival Sensation on this popular route in February 2016.
The terminal, which is set to commence operations in the fourth quarter of this year, positions Port Canaveral
as the most economical and convenient ocean gateway for containerised cargo in central Florida, it said.
The deal was signed by John Walsh, CEO of Canaveral
Port, and Badr Jafar, CEO of Crescent Enterprises and Chairman of Gulftainer's Executive Board, at a ceremony held at Canaveral
Port in the presence of 120 officials from the port and Florida State.
There have been mild winters when pods of pogies, reacting to spring-like ocean temperatures, have pulled cobia and kingfish to the reefs outside Port Canaveral
starting in 60 feet of water.
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The instant confirmation and voucher technology is so advanced, it brings ground Transportation user support to the levels similar to those of the Airline Industry systems, previously not available for Ground Transportation Providers like us,” said Steve Hunt, CEO of Port Canaveral
the Cape Canaveral
Detachment and the Puerto Rico Detachment.
The companies, Cape Canaveral
Cruise Line Tour and Travel Inc.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings assigns an 'A' rating to the Canaveral
Port Authority, Florida's $18.
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The Sharjah-based firm secured a 35-year concession from Port Canaveral
in Florida State to operate and further develop its container and multi-purpose cargo terminal, which will commence operations in the fourth quarter of 2014.
April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Vitol Group today announced the opening of the Seaport Canaveral
Terminal on the east coast of Florida.