About Alabama State Port Authority
The Port of Mobile is one of the nation’s largest seaports in overall cargo volume. Located on the northern Gulf of Mexico, the Alabama State Port Authority’s full service, public seaport terminals handle both containerized and breakbulk forest products for the industry’s leading manufacturers. The Port Authority provides state-of-the art terminals suited to meet stringent industry standards for efficiency, risk reduction and product quality assurance. These terminals connect to five Class I railroads (Burlington Northern Santa Fe/Alabama & Gulf Coast Railroad, Canadian National, CSX, Kansas City Southern, and Norfolk Southern) and the C.G. Railway to provide forest products shippers timely and efficient service to and from key North American markets. The transportation assets coupled with a strong labor and community support make the Port of Mobile one of the fastest growing ports in the United States.