Organizational Success

Connecting customers, cargo and community

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Your success is our priority

The ports of Tacoma and Seattle have formed The Northwest Seaport Alliance to jointly manage marine cargo operations to strengthen the Puget Sound gateway.

Our strategic location in the northwest corner of the U.S. and focus on efficiency, reliability and customer service help make us the easiest and best place for moving your cargo. 

People. Partnership. Performance.

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Number of years we have served our community

42,000+

Number of jobs supported by Port's real estate & marine cargo operations

$3B

Generated in economic activity for Pierce County

$300M

Dollars invested in environmental programs
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Big-ship ready

Deep-water terminals equipped with modern cargo-handling equipment, ready for the next generation of container ships

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Customer care

Highly skilled and with a passion for the industry, we are ready to help with your shipping needs

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Hassle-free connections

On- and near-dock rail yards plus major highways within minutes of the port keep your cargo on the move

Events & Meetings

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Feb 02 Thu
Commission meetings are open to the public and can also be streamed online here.
• Regular Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of the month – Public Session starts at noon
• Quarterly Study Sessions: 1st Thursday of February / May / September / November – Public Session starts at noon
• Location: Fabulich Center, 3600 Port of Tacoma Road - Room 104
Feb 21 Tue
Commission meetings are open to the public and can also be streamed online here.
• Regular Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of the month – Public Session starts at noon
• Quarterly Study Sessions: 1st Thursday of February / May / September / November – Public Session starts at noon
• Location: Fabulich Center, 3600 Port of Tacoma Road - Room 104
Aug 13 Sun
Our most popular event of the year! Every summer, we are delighted to invite the community to take part in a tour of the Port on the water. Sign up on the Boat Tours page.