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: Press Releases
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
Category: News
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
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Port of Brownsville Recognizes Truck Drivers
The Port of Brownsville along with the entire trucking industry is honoring the millions of professional truck drivers who work to deliver America’s freight safely and securely every day. During National
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Two New Mobile Cranes Coming to Brownsville
In June of this year, the Port of Brownsville ordered two new mobile harbor cranes increasing its dockside handling capacity as the seaport experiences higher cargo volumes across its range
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$3 Billion and 51,000 Jobs is Only the Beginning at the Port of Brownsville
By John Reed Chairman Brownsville Navigation District The latest economic impact report shows that the Port of Brownsville generated $3 billion in annual economic activity that produced $201 million in tax revenues
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Special Feature: Enabling Economic Evolution
After years of courtship, community input, planning and permitting, largescale industrial development is about to transform the Rio Grande Valley’s economic landscape with billions of dollars of investment and thousands