BROWARD COUNTY, FL - The 2017-2018 Port Everglades Facilities Guide and Directory — a one-stop source to business operations at Broward County’s Port Everglades — is now available in both print and digital versions.
The bilingual directory (English/Spanish) is like the phone directory for the Port’s maritime community. It includes information on cargo, cruise and petroleum operations and facilities, along with contact information for businesses and organizations that conduct business within the Port.
The 68-page, full-color book includes:
- informative updates on the Port areas of operations
- detailed cruise, cargo and petroleum facility information
- listings for cruise lines, cargo carriers, petroleum providers and marine terminal operators
- international trade and financial statistics
- business directory for maritime businesses, suppliers and agents
- port facilities map
- and much more
As Port Everglades is the leading container port in Florida, the third busiest cruise port in the world, and a petroleum hub to 12 Florida counties, the Facilities Guide and Directory is a must-have tool.
The digital version may be accessed from the Port’s website at porteverglades.net, click on the 2017/18 DIRECTORY icon located on the homepage. For more information, or request a print version of the Facilities Guide and Directory, including requests for events and conferences, contact the Port Everglades Corporate Communications office at 954-468-3527 or email PortEverglades@broward.org.
About Port Everglades:
As one of Florida’s leading economic powerhouses, Broward County’s Port Everglades is the gateway for international trade and cruise vacations. Consistently ranked among the top three busiest cruise ports in the world, Port Everglades is also one of the nation’s leading container ports and South Florida’s main seaport for receiving petroleum products including gasoline, jet fuel and alternative fuels. The Port Everglades Department is a self-supporting Enterprise Fund of Broward County, Florida government with operating revenues of more than $163 million in Fiscal Year 2016 (October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2016). It does not rely on local tax dollars for operations. The total value of economic activity related to Port Everglades is nearly $30 billion. More than 222,000 Florida jobs are impacted by the Port, including almost 13,000 people who work for companies that provide direct services to Port Everglades. For more information on Port Everglades, visit porteverglades.net or email PortEverglades@broward.org.
DATE: August 9, 2017
MEDIA CONTACT: Ellen Kennedy, Assistant Director
Business Development Division/Communications