APRIL 3: To help control the spread of COVID-19, Port of Vancouver USA’s administrative office will be closed through April 24, 2020. Port terminal operations are not affected by this office closure. We will continue to provide updates as we adapt to this evolving situation. Click here to view our COVID-19 FAQ Response page.
The Port of Vancouver USA’s April 15 lecture and April 25 public tour have been postponed as a precautionary measure in response to COVID-19. Port leadership will monitor recommendations by health care professionals in the coming weeks, and will decide whether or not to postpone additional tours and lectures.
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: