Seattle, Tacoma Ports are the Green Gateway for Trade

About the Port of Seattle
The Port of Seattle operates several major facilities in King County, supporting nearly 200,000 jobs in the Puget Sound region and generate more than $17 billion in business revenue and $867 million in state and local taxes annually. Port facilities include the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, serving millions of passengers annually, and a seaport that supports a thriving cruise industry, commercial and recreational marinas, and three container terminals. The Port is also the proud home of Fishermen's Terminal. Committed to environmental leadership, the Port has implemented sustainable business practices in each of its divisions.

About the Port of Tacoma
The Port of Tacoma is an economic engine for south Puget Sound, with more than 43,000 family-wage jobs in Pierce County and 113,000 jobs across Washington state connected to Port activities. A major gateway to Asia and Alaska, the Port of Tacoma is among the largest container ports in North America, handling more than $36 billion in annual trade and almost 2 million TEUs (20-foot equivalent container units). The Port is also a major center for bulk, breakbulk and project/heavy-lift cargoes, as well as automobiles and trucks.


Contact: Tara Mattina, 253-428-8674