Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Port of South Louisiana articles below.
Foreign trade zones, located in or near U.S. Customs ports of entry, enable duty-free movement of foreign and domestic merchandise. there are more than 200 U.S. FTZs, each a driver of regional economic growth.
In two phases, the petrochemical company will build ethane crackers and downstream plants in St. James Parish that will create up to 1,200 new direct jobs.
The five-parish area in SWLA is in the midst of a surge of more than $44 billion in mega-projects under construction.
The nation’s ports are handling record amounts of shipping. Importers get more bang for the buck by moving their goods through duty-free foreign trade zones located within or adjacent to ports.
Ports and FTZs are beneficial locations for all of your business needs, providing the transportation link that gets your goods where they need to go.