Seaports Magazine - Summer 2015 - (Page 14)

»FEATURE U.S. PORTS BENEFIT ECONOMY New survey by Martin Associates and study by AAPA look at the economic value of ports and critical need for infrastructure investment in the future 9.8 MILLION Number of new jobs supported by seaport activity in the past seven years. 23.1 MILLION Total jobs generated by port-related activity in 2014, up 74 PERCENT since 2007. 14 AAPA SEAPORTS MAGAZINE

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Seaports Magazine - Summer 2015

AAPA Headquarters
From the President’s Desk
A Paradigm Shift
U.S. Ports Benefit Economy
Port Education and Training Programs for the Next Generation
WRRDA One Year Later
Saltwater in His Veins
We Need to Invest in the Backbone of Our Economy
MARAD Programs Help Ports Stay Strong
Preparing the Port Leaders of Tomorrow
Index of Advertisers

Seaports Magazine - Summer 2015