Metro Ports is recognized as an industry leading national stevedore and terminal operator for handling bulk commodities. The Corporation’s global focus and proven track record reflects a long history of providing the management, engineering, operational resources and expertise to work in a competitive environment to meet demanding safety, environmental and quality standards. Metro currently provides bulk handling stevedore and terminal related services on the West, East, and Gulf Coasts of the United States.
Metro Ports provides vital interface service with many global ocean shipping companies, 3PLs, U.S. Class 1 railroads and trucking companies used to deliver the customer’s goods to the global marketplace. Our professional management team maintains a high degree of vigilance in managing operations to facilitate efficient turns of commercial transportation assets.
Whether discharging bulk cement into silos, loading petroleum coke into baby cape size vessels, or unloading coal from railcars, Metro’s experienced management team, trained staff and modern material handling facilities work in harmony to meet the customer’s expectations and control handling costs. Metro Ports handles a diverse mix of bulk commodities, including grain, petroleum coke, coal, sulfur, soda ash, cement, sand, gravel, aggregates, and dry and liquid fertilizer products.