Organizational Success

Connecting customers, cargo and community

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Your success is our priority

Among the largest container ports in the U.S., the Port of Tacoma is a naturally deepwater port located on Commencement Bay in south Puget Sound. A diverse array of maritime and industrial-related businesses and facilities are located across 2,500 acres of Port-owned property, including several major container terminals, managed by The Northwest Seaport Alliance, where some of the world’s largest container shipping lines call.

People. Partnership. Performance.


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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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Jul 08 Sat
Port of Tacoma will be visiting the Tacoma Pride Festival from 12 to 7 p.m. Stop by our booth to say hello and learn more about the Port.
Jul 18 Tue
Port of Tacoma will be visiting the Puyallup Sunrise Village Farmers Market from 4 to 8:30 p.m. Stop by our booth to say hello and learn more about the Port.
Jul 18 Tue
Commission meetings are open to the public and can also be streamed at 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. Meetings are held at the Fabulich Center, 3600 Port of Tacoma Road - Room 104.