SC Ports Economic Impact

SC Ports drives economic growth in South Carolina, serving as a key competitive advantage for the state. Port operations support the state's thriving business community and spur economic development by connecting South Carolina to global markets. Port operations also create high-wage jobs for South Carolinians. SC Ports supports 1 in 10 jobs statewide, and port-supported jobs pay 32% higher than the state's average annual wage.

Learn more about how SC Ports impacts South Carolina in our 2019 Economic Impact Study.

SC Economic Impact Map