Jacksonville Joins Deep Water Now Initiative

News: The Jacksonville Port Authority and Florida city's chamber of commerce have joined an initiative to deepen the St Johns River shipping channel. The initiative, Deep Water Now, intends to encourage business and community leaders to help deepen the shipping channel to allow the entry of larger cargo ships. The Florida Ports Council, which serves as an association for 15 deep-water seaports and their management in Florida, is overseeing the initiative.

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Sector: Freight Transport, Shipping
Geography: United States

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