Monthly News Brief August 2000 – SC Ports Authority
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Monthly News Brief August 2000


August 2, 2000

Charleston, SC – August 2, 2000 – June was the busiest month in Port history, capping the Ports Authority’s eighth consecutive record-setting fiscal year. Exports accounted for most of the growth, as trade through the Port increased 16% in fiscal year 2000 to more than 1. 5 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units). Despite the double-digit volume increase, ship traffic increased only 1%.

Press & Contact Information

Broadcast Media Inquiries:
Kelsi Brewer, General Manager, Public Relations & Digital Media

Print Media Inquiries:
Liz Crumley, Manager, Corporate Communications

200 Ports Authority Dr.
Mt. Pleasant, S.C.

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