AAPA Seaports


Seaports Magazine, Fall 2017

FROM THE PRESIDENT’S DESK: Ports Focus on the Future — To be at a port is to witness motion. Vehicles and equipment, people and cargo, ocean waves and..

September 14, 2017

Seizing LNG Chain Opportunities

Ports are capturing opportunities all along the LNG supply chain, from liquefaction or regasification plants, to marine terminals, bulk and ISO-container..

September 14, 2017

Find Your Niche

It has become increasingly challenging to be ‘all things to all people.’ Ports need to identify their strengths to pinpoint the areas where they can grow..

September 14, 2017

The Power of One, Collaboration by Many

API Puerto Vallarta caters solely to cruise ships and tourists, but manages to make it work – partially due to its relationships with other ports on the..

September 14, 2017

Bringing the Outside In: Professionals Come to Ports with Experience, Inspiration from Non-Maritime Industries

In the last decade or so, more and more port executives have come from major shipping lines. But tapping into human capital from outside the port or shipping..

September 14, 2017

Accelerating the Future: Infrastructure Construction: Smart Decisions Up Front Pay Off Long Term

Large scale port infrastructure projects are time-consuming and expensive, but taking the right steps up front can reduce costs, shorten timetables and..

September 14, 2017

Power Shift: In the Energy Sector, Change Is the Only Constant

The constantly shifting landscape of world energy production is having an impact on every sector, as new technologies emerge and social priorities evolve. For..

September 14, 2017

PORTS + POLITICS: Strengthening U.S. Ports to Support Increasing Freight and Transportation

America’s more than 300 ports are a vital part of a strong and healthy economy connecting manufacturers, businesses and farmers to the global marketplace and..

September 14, 2017

GUEST VIEWPOINT: Port Partnerships for Strategic Positioning and Success

As much as individual ports may differ, major changes in the world shipping market have required changes in how all ports view themselves and their competitive..

September 14, 2017

Seaports Magazine, Summer 2017

Winning Is Not the Same as Succeeding — AAPA’s Spring Conference began this year on the night of the NCAA men’s basketball championship. For sports..

May 24, 2017