Port Tampa Bay’s recognition as America’s port of theyearshines a timely national spotlight on the entire region. This sends an excellent signal to the private sector as the port takes a bigger role in remaking the downtown Tampa waterfront and improving the local economy.
Lloyds’ List, a publication for the maritime industry, named the port as North America’s port operator of the year. The award, bestowed in New York City this month, honors excellence in the shipping business. The port was recognized for its high standards of efficiency, customer service and commitment to safety and the environment. This is the first time Port Tampa Bay has won the award. Read the entire article here: http://tampaedc.com/editorial-well-earned-recognition-for-port-tampa-bay/