JAXPORT. It's Just Smart Business.
Located in Northeast Florida, in the heart of the South Atlantic, JAXPORT is a full-service, international trade seaport situated at the crossroads of the nation’s rail and highway network.
The port owns, maintains and markets three cargo terminals, a cruise terminal and an intermodal rail terminal along the St. Johns River: Blount Island Marine Terminal, Dames Point Marine Terminal, Talleyrand Marine Terminal, the JAXPORT Cruise Terminal and the JAXPORT Intermodal Container Transfer Facility.
JAXPORT and its maritime partners handle a variety of cargo including containers, automobiles, Ro/Ro (recreational boats and construction equipment), dry and liquid bulks, breakbulk, oversized, heavy lift, military and specialty cargoes.
The port offers worldwide cargo service from dozens of ocean carriers, including direct service with Asia, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South America, the Caribbean and other key markets.
OUTSTANDING INTERMODAL OPTIONS
JAXPORT's intermodal connections include three U.S. interstates (I-10, I-95 and I-75), and 36 daily trains via three railroads: CSX, Norfolk Southern, and Florida East Coast Railway.
FAST REACH TO U.S. SOUTHEAST CONSUMER MARKET
Florida is now the nation’s third most populous state, and more than 60 million U.S. consumers live within a one-day truck drive of Jacksonville’s port.
WIDEST SHIPPING CHANNEL
Jacksonville boasts the widest shipping channel in the Southeast U.S., wide enough for two ships to pass at the same time.
INTERNATIONALLY RANKED FTZ
JAXPORT’s Foreign Trade Zone No. 64, which spans more than 5,000 square miles within Northeast Florida, helps shippers save time and money by streamlining customs clearance.
ROOM TO GROW
Northeast Florida has more than 120 million square feet of distribution center and warehousing space within close proximity to the port.
INVESTMENT IN THE FUTURE
JAXPORT has invested $600 million in recent infrastructure improvements in everything from cranes to docks to rail and a newly authorized project to deepen the federal shipping channel.
CREATING JOBS AND OPPORTUNITY
Cargo activity through Jacksonville’s seaport positively impacts tens of thousands of jobs and supports nearly $27 billion in annual economic output for the region and state each year.
INVOLVED CORPORATE CITIZEN
JAXPORT supports a variety of community initiatives geared towards educating the transportation and logistics leaders of tomorrow, taking care of those in need in our community, championing environmental stewardship, and ensuring port-related opportunities are available to all.
A PLAN FOR THE FUTURE
The vision of JAXPORT's Strategic Master Plan is for Northeast Florida to be a principal hub of the nation’s global logistics, trade and transportation network.