Port Launches Scholarship Program to Help Deserving Students and Families Across the Greater Brownsville Area
BROWNSVILLE, Texas, May 28, 2020 – Thirty-two local high school …
The Port of Brownsville is a deepwater seaport in Brownsville, at the southernmost tip of Texas. Opened in 1936, the port is connected to the Gulf of Mexico by a 17-mile-long ship channel. With approximately 40,000 acres, the Port of Brownsville is also the largest land-owning public port authority in the nation.
acres of land
1+ million sq. ft.
3+ million sq. ft.
Foreign Trade Zone No. 62 Top 2
in the U.S.
5 liquid cargo docks*
13 cargo docks *A sixth liquid cargo dock under construction
of ship channel* *Congressional authorization to deepen to 52 ft.