Port Canaveral

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Port Partnership: GT USA & Port Canaveral


GT USA’s new Canaveral Cargo Terminal opened for business at Port Canaveral in June with the maiden call of the CMA CGM Jamaica, the 264-meter cargo vessel with a capacity of 4,298 TEUs berthing at the port to be part of Florida shipping history before crossing the Atlantic.

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Port Canaveral No Longer on Cruise Control


Once a sleepy port best known for its proximity to Kennedy Space Center, sport fishing and the occasional cargo shipment, Port Canaveral became a world leader in the cruise industry and is bustling with activity as an economic driver in Brevard County, Central Florida and beyond.

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Port Canaveral Cargo


Past, Present and Future Growth What do petroleum, citrus fruit and newsprint all have in common? Answer: Each flows through Port Canaveral on its way to and from major Florida markets. The Port handled 3,874,266 short tons of cargo transported…

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Port Canaveral signs 35-year agreement with Gulftainer USA

Blog, News

Gulftainer will operate container and multi-purpose cargo terminal at Port Canaveral Marking a new cargo era at Port Canaveral, the agreement will create thousands of jobs for Central Florida Gulftainer to invest $100 million in infrastructure, equipment and people Port…

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Where Have All the Tourists Gone?


By: George White The last manned U.S. space flight was over 2-1/2 years ago. The Washington Nationals will likely be moving their Spring Training out of Brevard County soon. The Indian River lagoon system has environmental concerns resulting in the…

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Hitting On All Cylinders

Business, Development

Brevard’s Big Four Continues to Fire Brevard County is fortunate to have four economic engines to power our economy: the Port, the Military, Space and Tourism.  Although unemployment is still high, all four of our “engines” seem to be firing…

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Disney Dream: Imagineering a New Cruise Experience

Blog, Business

Disney has built an unparalleled international reputation for quality and creativity, not only in the film and theme park industry, but also in hospitality and, since 1998, the burgeoning cruise ship industry. Their latest addition, the Disney Dream will make…