Editor’s Note: This article is featured in the new edition of the Port of Brownsville Directory.
With operating revenue records in five of …
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 3
in the U.S.
6 liquid cargo docks
13 cargo docks
of ship channel* *Congressional authorization to deepen to 52 ft.