About the Port of Brownsville

  • 17 December, 2015

A major center for intermodal transportation and industrial development, the Port of Brownsville is the only deep water seaport directly on the U.S./Mexico border. Opened in 1936, at the southernmost … Continue Reading →


International Shipbreaking Executive named to National Maritime Industry Advisory Panel

  • 11 July, 2016

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – International Shipbreaking, LLC. Vice President Robert Berry has been appointed to the Marine Transportation System National Advisory Council (MTSNAC) by U.S. Department of Transportation Maritime Administrator Paul … Continue Reading →


John Wood Elected Chairman of the Brownsville Navigation District Board of Commissioners

  • 3 June, 2016

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — The Brownsville Navigation District Board of Commissioners have elected John Wood chairman. During its regular board meeting on May 18, 2016, the commission also elected John Reed … Continue Reading →


New Lease On Life for Port of Brownsville’s Grain Elevator

  • 6 May, 2016

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — Since beginning operations in 1965, the use of the Port of Brownsville’s grain elevator was in high demand. Millions of tons of grains like sorghum, corn, seed … Continue Reading →