The Port of Virginia: One stop, America and the World
At the Port of Virginia, we recognize the critical role we play in protecting and enhancing the supply chains of some of the world's leading employers. The movement of ocean freight should be efficient, cost-effective and reliable to importers and exporters alike. Through the consistent achievement of these measures, the Port of Virginia has been recognized as one of the world's leading maritime gateways for more than 400 years. Virginia - Gateway to the global economy; Surety for your supply chain.
- At 50-feet, we offer the deepest shipping channels on the U.S. East Coast; fully prepared to accommodate the 10,000+ TEU vessels.
- More than 30 international steamship lines service the Port today, making Virginia a true maritime hub.
- Norfolk Southern and CSX offer on-dock, double-stack intermodal service to key inland markets in the Midwest, Ohio Valley and the Southeast.
- A leader in quality and environment - The Port of Virginia maintains ISO 9001 and 14001 certification.
The goal of the Virginia Port Authority (VPA) is to establish The Port of Virginia as the leading ocean container terminal complex on the US East Coast. In that pursuit, the overall mission of the VPA is to foster and stimulate commerce through Virginia's state-owned general cargo terminals. With this goal and mission as guidance, The Port of Virginia acts as a critical economic engine, spurring growth in job creation, tax revenue and corporate investment across the Commonwealth.