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See why Port Freeport is growing

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Port Statistics

Port Activity

900
vessel calls per year

Tonnage Numbers (2017)

Total tonnage in 2017:
17.6 M

Economic Impact

$46.2
billion annually
126,000
Direct, Indirect, and Induced Jobs
rail cargo transport from port freeport

We Get You There

Union Pacific Railroad services Port Freeport twice weekly with manifest train service. The Port is constructing  a rail-served multi-modal industrial park that will add substantial rail capability to Port Freeport. The expansion is a two-phased approach.  Phase I will create additional manifest train capacity and is scheduled to be completed 1st quarter 2019.  Phase II will create capacity for unit trains and is expected to be completed in 2020.

air cargo transport from port freeport

We Get You There

Port Freeport is close to three area airports, who all offer 727 capabilities, air freight and various maintenance storage and flight services.

highway cargo transport from port freeport

We Get You There

Easy access is the key, and that’s just what you get at Port Freeport, which is served by SH 288, SH 36 with easy connections to I-10, I-45, and Beltway 8. We also offer carriers access to our Heavy Lift Corridor with the ability to generate on-line permits.  The Heavy Lift Corridor offers shippers greater economies of scale by allowing carriers to haul more freight in a single trip.

barge cargo transport from port freeport

We Get You There

Port Freeport has partnered with Kirby Marine who has a fleeting area for chemical and agricultural products on the waterfront.  Mammoet USA is another one of our partners focusing on project and heavy lift cargo and offer barge receipt or deliveries for all types on project freight to and from Port Freeport. Please contact Kirby Marine or Mammoet USA directly if you have need for these services.  Their contact information is available in our Port Directory.

 

 

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Advantages

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Avg Pilot Time

The Port is conveniently located adjacent to the Intracoastal Waterway and offers ships a quick transit of about one hour to the Gulf of Mexico’s deep water.

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We Have Options

Port Freeport is accessible by rail, highway, vessel, and/or barge transportation. Take advantage of our different accessibility options.

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We Are Growing

Our harbor channel will be deepened from 46 feet to 56 feet MLLW under an Army Corps of Engineers Approved General Reevaluation and Review. 

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We Have Room For You

Port Freeport's edge? Available land ready for development. Ask our team about leasing and development at the Port.

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