Media Relations

As a public entity, the Port of Brownsville, its tenants, users, activities and economic impacts are often of interest to the general public and the maritime industry. It is the intent and responsibility of the port’s communications staff to provide timely, orderly and factual information to the news media. In an effort to expedite responses from inquiries by the news media, contact the following authorized port spokespersons:

Jorge I. Montero, Director of Communications
Office: 956.838.7006 Mobile: 956.525.2067

Steve Tyndal, Senior Director

Recent News

Category: News
Heavy Lifters Hit the Port
Two new mobile harbor cranes arrived Thursday, January 16, 2020 at the Port of Brownsville. The cranes were purchased to increase the port's on-dock lifting capacity
Category: News
Q&A with Eduardo Campirano on Mexico’s Natural Gas Market Development
Editor’s Note: NGI’s Mexico Gas Price Index, a leader tracking Mexico natural gas market reform, is offering the following question-and-answer (Q&A) column as part of a regular interview series with
Category: Press Releases
New Mobile Harbor Cranes Arrive at Port of Brownsville
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (January 20, 2020) – Two new mobile harbor cranes arrived Thursday, January 16, at the Port of Brownsville. The cranes arrived at
Category: Videos
Capital Improvement Projects
The Port of Brownsville is making significant investments to enhance operations and attract new businesses to the region. Take a look at how we are
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Port of Brownsville Foreign Trade Zone ranks in Top 3 in the U.S. for Exports
BROWNSVILLE, Texas—Wednesday, December 11, 2019— Foreign Trade Zone No. 62 (FTZ) at the Port of Brownsville remains near the top in the nation for the value of exports, according to
Category: News, Press Releases
Port of Brownsville Recognizes Welding Works International with Annual Chairman’s Award
BROWNSVILLE, Texas—Tuesday, December 3, 2019— Welding Works International, Inc. has been named the Port of Brownsville 2019 Chairman’s Award honoree in recognition of the company’s 20-plus years of setting a
Category: News, Press Releases
NEWS RELEASE: Three New LNG Projects Moving Forward at the Port of Brownsville
BROWNSVILLE, Texas—Thursday, November 21, 2019— The Port of Brownsville is one step closer to welcoming three new LNG projects with an investment totaling $38.75 billion after the Federal Energy Regulatory
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Special Feature: Deep Thinking
Editor's Note: This article is featured in the latest edition of the Port of Brownsville Directory Arguably, the most valuable asset of any port is the depth of its channel. The depth
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Special Feature: Building the Future From the Past at the Port of Brownsville
The Port of Brownsville knows shipbuilding and ship recycling, a combination of disciplines found nowhere else in the Lone Star State. With shipbuilding DNA in its heritage, Keppel AmFELS is making