SSAT Terminals (Seattle Terminals), LLC Brings Two Additional Super Post-Panamax Cranes to Seattle’s Terminal 5
The upcoming completion of Phase Two of the Terminal 5 Modernization Project will further expand gateway cargo capacity and enable The Northwest Seaport Alliance to increase competitiveness in global maritime trade.
November 17, 2023
The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) has been selected to receive $54 million in grant funding from the 2023 Port Infrastructure Development Program (PIDP). The funding will support the expansion of Husky Terminal in our South Harbor, further increasing the NWSA gateway’s global competitiveness and regional job opportunities.
November 1, 2023
September 2023 container volumes were the highest monthly total so far this year at the NWSA. Consistent vessel arrivals along with increased intact intermodal rail volumes led to the strong performance. Improved vessel schedules also contributed to the increase in export volumes. September 2023 container volumes reached 329,609 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs), with total container volume increasing 15.5% over September 2022. Full imports for the month increased 31.8% while full exports increased 33.6%. The September performance improved year-over-year volume comparisons though low-import demand market conditions are expected to continue in the near-term. Total TEUs declined 16.3% YTD to 2,203,757 TEUs, with full imports and exports declining 19.1% and 0.8%, respectively.
October 20, 2023
UWL/SWIRE Shipping, Hyundai GLOVIS, and Rail Management Services win North Star Awards from The Northwest Seaport Alliance
The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) is proud to announce this year’s North Star Award winners, recognizing UWL/Swire and Hyundai GLOVIS with the Cargo Anchor Award and Rail Management Services with the Environmental Stewardship Award.
October 13, 2023
Due to a fatality during Sunday night operations, all Tacoma terminal operations are closed on Monday, Oct. 9, 2023.
October 9, 2023
NWSA Auto Units up 127.4% YTD Exports up 15.4% from July
September 18, 2023
Quest for Quality Awards recognizes The Northwest Seaport Alliance as leading West Coast port for Ease of Doing Business
The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) is proud to be selected as the leading West Coast port in the 40th Annual Quest for Quality Awards by Logistics Management. The NWSA received the highest overall rating among West Coast ports with top scores in the Ease of Doing Business and Value categories.
September 1, 2023
NWSA auto units up 121.6% YTD Full imports show modest growth for the month
August 17, 2023
NWSA auto units up 129.3% YTD TEUs post highest 2023 monthly volume
July 19, 2023