HOLIDAY CLOSURE – THANKSGIVING, NOV. 26 & 27 – The Port of Vancouver USA will be closed for receipt and delivery of cargo on Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27, 2020 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26, is an ILWU Non-Working Holiday. Vessel activity will be conducted as usual on Friday, Nov. 27. The administrative office will also be closed both days.
Click here to view our COVID-19 FAQ Response page. Port of Vancouver USA’s administrative office is closed, with staff working remotely. Marine terminal and cargo operations remain fully operational.
Port of Vancouver USA plays a key role in our local and regional economy. The port makes targeted investments in our facilities and leverages these improvements to attract jobs and economic development opportunities. Port facilities are leased to customers and tenants to create jobs for our citizens, spur investment in the community, contribute to state and local taxes, and provide our region with access to the global marketplace.
The Port of Vancouver USA commissions studies every four to five years to measure our economic impact in Southwest Washington. The most recent analysis highlighted significant increases in the port’s economic value to the region in 2018, which was the fifth consecutive record-breaking year for the port. These include: