In the News


2020

  • 2021, January 18 from THE ADVOCATE
    Guest column: Port expansion can take Louisiana back to the future on trade… [ MORE ]
  • 2021, January 15 from LOUISIANA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT (LED)
    Arq Announces Innovative Fuel Facility For St. Charles Parish… [ MORE ]
  • 2020, December (REV)
    Lower Mississippi River Port Security Workgroup Conducts 11th NOLASEC Communications Exercise
  • 2020, October 30 from BIZ NEW ORLEANS
    Good News and Bad News… [ MORE ]
  • 2020, October 18 from NOLA.COM
    Louisiana Farmers Took a Hit from Trump’s Trade War, but China’s Imports are Again Rising… [ MORE ]
  • 2020, September 18 from IOWA PBS MARKET TO MARKET
    Work Begins to Deepen the Channel of the Lower Mississippi River… [ MORE ]
  • 2020, September 15 from THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE
    Mississippi Ship Channel Deepening Project Under Way at Last… [ MORE ]
  • 2020, August 28 from MARINE LOG
    Port and Harbor Cranes Expand Shipping Capabilities… [ MORE ]
  • 2020, August 12
    Port of South Louisiana Launches New Promotional Video
  • 2020, August 03 from YAHOO! FINANCE/FREIGHTWAVES
    Funding Go-Ahead For Mississippi River Deepening Seen As Boon For Exports…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, July 31
    Mississippi River Deepening Statement: PSL’s Aucoin, BRC’s Duffy
  • 2020, July 29 from LOUISIANA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT (LED)
    LED FastStart No. 1 In Workforce Development For 11th Year In A Row
    Business Facilities also ranks Louisiana No. 1 for best industrial electricity rates, New Orleans No. 1 among logistics leaders, Port of South Louisiana No. 1 for imports…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, July 24 from AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF PORT AUTHORITIES (AAPA)
    U.S. Ports Urge Congress to Allocate Relief As Policymakers Begin Final COVID-19 Negotiations…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, July 06 from ST. CHARLES HERALD GUIDE
    Let’s Go Fly Academy offers flight training, more to River Region…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, July 02
    Port of South Louisiana Acquires Two Konecranes HSK Cranes for Globalplex
  • 2020, June 10 from INSIDE SOURCES
    America’s Recovery Flows Through Our Ports…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, April 03
    Port of South Louisiana to Commemorate Fifth Annual Western Hemisphere ‘Ports Day’
  • 2020, March 30 from WWL RADIO
    Newell: Some good economic news coming from Louisiana ports…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, March 25 from UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT
    Coronavirus: Let’s keep ships moving, ports open and cross-border trade flowing…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, February 21
    U.S. Department of Transportation Maritime Administrator Mark H. Buzby Presented $13.4 Million Port Infrastructure Development Grant Check to Port of South Louisiana
  • 2020, February 15 from AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMMERCE
    Our Views: A powerful boost from Trump administration for Louisiana’s muddy infrastructure…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, February 14 from AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMMERCE
    LMR Ship Channel, Mobile Harbor Funded For Deepening…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, February 14 from AMERICAN JOURNAL OF COMMERCE
    Maritime Administration announces more than $280 million in grants for US ports…[ MORE]
  • 2020, February 12
    Port of South Louisiana Awarded $13.4M Federal Transportation Grant
  • 2020, February 11 from WAFB9
    Port of South Louisiana Receives $13.4M Transportation Grant to Make Improvements…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, February 11 from THE ADVOCATE
    Port of South Louisiana Awarded $13.4 Million Grant for Improvements…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, February 10  from NOLA.COM
    Mississippi River 50-Foot Deepening Gets $85M This Year, Promised Another $45.7M by Trump…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, February 03  from NOLA.COM
    New Orleans-Area Ports Feel Impact of U.S. Trade Battles: ‘It Was a Tough Year’…[ MORE ]
  • 2020, January 22  from THE ADVOCATE by Paul Aucoin and Eddy Hayes
    Letters: Louisiana Ports Benefit from New Trade Agreement with Mexico, Canada…[ MORE ]

2019

  • 2019, August 28
    Growing the Future: Port of South Louisiana Partners with Nicholls State University
  • 2019, August 16  from MORNING CONSULT by Paul Aucoin
    Op-Ed: Congress Must Fix Harbor Maintenance Tax to Keep Mississippi River an Export Leader…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, July 18 from FOX 8, WVUE-DT
    Millions of Dump Trucks Worth of River Sand Build New Land Along Louisiana Coast…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, July 10 from SOY TRANSPORTATION COALITION
    Soybean Farmers Strategically Invest in Key Link in Supply Chain…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, July 07 from NOLA.COM
    Eyeing Likely Mississippi River Cruise Growth, Multimillion-Dollar Dock Planned for Vacherie…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, July 03 from L’OBSERVATEUR
    Aucoin: Pilots N Paws – Flying Pets to Safety, Love, and Forever Homes…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, June 04 from L’OBSERVATEUR
    Aucoin: Nonprofit Leads the Way for Women…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, May 28  from 1012 INDUSTRY REPORT
    The Maritime Scramble: From Workforce to Infrastructure, Ports are Playing Catch-Up to Meet the Rising Ship Traffic in Louisiana Waterways…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, May 10 from KALLANISH ENERGY
    Capline Oil Line Reversal to Proceed: Marathon Petroleum…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, May 10 from THE NEW ORLEANS ADVOCATE
    Threat of Worsening China Trade War Looms Large for Louisiana, Especially Farmers…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, May 09 from BORN2INVEST
    U.S. Ports Pave the Way for Multi-Billion Projects in 2019…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, May 08 from FARM PROGRESS
    Study: U.S. Grain Exports Support 271,000 Jobs…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, May 08  from LED
    Community Colleges Teaming With Amazon Web Services to Support Cloud Computing Opportunities Across Louisiana…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, May 07  from ST. CHARLES PARISH
    Valero Makes Forbes’ “America’s Best Employers” List…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, May 01 from L’OBSERVATEUR
    Aucoin: Third Annual Aviation Awareness Day Flies High for St. John Children…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, April 25 from AREA DEVELOPMENT ONLINE
    Companies Plan $1.5 Billion Investment at Norco Louisiana Plant…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, April 23  from 1012 INDUSTRY REPORT
    Louisiana Expanding Jump Start Summers Program…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, April 22  from THE HILL
    Time to Fast-Track Infrastructure Legislation…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, April 21  from BATON ROUGE BUSINESS REPORT
    Port of South Louisiana is a Premier Sea Gateway for U.S. Import and Export Traffic…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, April 08  from GLOBENEWSWIRE.COM
    CN Investing More Than $95 Million to Expand and Strengthen Louisiana’s Rail Infrastructure in 2019…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, April  from EXPANSION SOLUTIONS MAGAZINE
    South Louisiana Methanol Announces $2.2 Billion Project in Port of South Louisiana Jurisdiction…[ MORE ]
  • 2019, April 04
    Southern Aviators Flight Training LLC Opens for Business at KAPS
  • 2019, April 03 from L’OBSERVATEUR
    Aucoin: Globalplex Tenants Anchor Port of South Louisiana’s River Region Success… [ MORE ]
  • 2019, April 02 from LOUISIANA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
    Linde Announces Construction of New $250M World-Scale Hydrogen Plant in St. James Parish… [ MORE ]
  • 2019, March 29 from THE WATERWAYS JOURNAL
    Port of South Louisiana: Tonnage Powerhouse, National Asset… [ MORE ]
  • 2019, March 25 from AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPORTATION
    Energy, Petrochemicals Stimulating Increased Activity at Louisiana Ports… [ MORE ]
  • 2019, March 21 from THE NEW ORLEANS ADVOCATE
    Local Cartoonist Caesar Meadows’ Tiny Drawings Hit the Big Screen in ‘Five Feet Apart’ (for his day job at the Port of South Louisiana, he is Dennis Millet)… [ MORE ]
  • 2019, March 14 from RURAL RADIO NETWORK
    See-For-Yourself Tour – Port of South Louisiana… [ MORE ]
  • 2019, March 12 from NEW CHINA TV
    U.S. Largest Tonnage Port Expects Closer Cooperation with China… [ MORE ]
  • 2019, March 07 from XINHUANEWS
    Interview: Largest U.S. tonnage port expects closer U.S.-China cooperation… [ MORE ]
  • 2019, March 06 from L’OBSERVATEUR
    Aucoin: Port Plans $59 Million of Enhancements to Infrastructure… [ MORE ]
  • 2019, February 06 from L’OBSERVATEUR
    Aucoin: Port of South Louisiana Cargo Volume Again Crosses 303 Million Short Tons… [ MORE ]
  • 2019, January 09
    South Louisiana Methanol Announces $2.2 Billion Project in Port of South Louisiana Jurisdiction
  • 2019, January 02 from L’OBSERVATEUR
    Aucoin: Port Looks to Congress for Mississippi River Dredging… [ MORE ]

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