Port of Gulf­port by the num­bers

The Sun Herald (Sunday) - - Front Page -

300 acres — cur­rent size of the port, which is twice the size pre-Ka­t­rina

$2.5 mil­lion tons — the amount of cargo moved at the port in 2017, a new record

75 per­cent of U.S. mar­ket — can be reached in 24 hours from the Port of Gulf­port

204,000 ve­hi­cles — (com­mer­cial, con­struc­tion, per­sonal ve­hi­cles) en­tered the port in 2017, a new record

1,723 full time peo­ple — worked on the con­struc­tion pro­ject. 35 per­cent of them were low-to-mod­er­ate in­come res­i­dents

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