Our Impact

South Carolina Ports is the state’s most significant economic asset. Its connectivity to the global marketplace supports economic development and job growth, and its commitment to capable, competitive operations will deliver positive impacts for years to come.

Economic Impact

SC Ports delivers a $87 billion annual statewide economic impact and supports 1 in 9 S.C. jobs. Port-supported jobs pay 23% higher than the state average wage.

Environmental Impact

SC Ports partners with environmental groups around the state to protect, preserve and enhance South Carolina’s natural resources.

Community Impact

Through educational outreach, a non-profit grant program, and community involvement, SC Ports seeks to be a good neighbor and positively impact communities around the state.