Seaports Magazine - Fall 2014 - (Page 38)

SISTER AGREEMENTS SPREAD CuLTuRAL WEALTH PortMiami, Florida, U.S. Transnet National Ports Authority, Cape Town, South Africa Port of Tampa Bay, Florida, U.S. Port of Barranquilla, Colombia April 1, 2014 March 7, 2014 Port of Houston Authority, Texas, U.S. Klaipeda State Seaport Authority, Lithuania Port of Corpus Christi Authority Palermo Port Society March 13, 2014 April 7, 2014 Port of Corpus Christi Authority Sociedad Portuaria de Santa Marta PortMiami, Florida, U.S. Freeport of Riga, Latvia March 17, 2014 July 8, 2014 THE BOTTOM LINE Sister port agreements or memorandums of understanding (MOUs) strengthen the economic and cultural bond between countries and ports by allowing the exchange of ideas and information. 38 AAPA SEAPORTS MAGAZINE

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Seaports Magazine - Fall 2014

AAPA Seaports Magazine
From the President’s Desk
The Big Ship Race – Is Bigger Better?
Shipping Lines Partner to Stay Afloat
Cruise Lines Set Sail for Growth
Bulk Cargo Ports Valuable to the Community
Crafting Funding Solutions for Port Projects
Sister Agreements Spread Cultural Wealth
Strong Financial Ratings Open the Door of Opportunity
Customer Service a Key to Strong Bottom Line Results
Plug in to the Fuel of the Future: Electricity
Houston Thinks Outside the Box With Non-Traditional Lines of Business
Ohio Port Authorities Know How to Rock Economic Development
XXIII Congress of Latin American Ports
Index of Advertisers

Seaports Magazine - Fall 2014