HOLIDAY CLOSURE – CESAR CHAVEZ’S BIRTHDAY – March 31 – The Port of Vancouver USA will be closed for receipt and delivery of cargo on Friday, March 31 in observance of Cesar Chavez’s birthday. This is a longshore holiday in accordance with applicable ILWU/PMA labor agreements and overtime rates will apply. Vessel activity and other port business will not be interrupted.
In planning for the future, the port’s focus includes strategic capital investments that keep our facilities in step with today’s trade and industry demands by developing new maritime, industrial and transportation facilities.
Our future also relies on efficient management of port facilities, commitment to environmental stewardship and collaboration with our community and local government partners. The port’s strategy strives to ensure longevity of economic diversity and funding through a sustainable, healthy mix of cargo, tenants and revenue generation.
The port’s Strategic Plan outlines the port’s focus through the year 2023, and highlights the goals and milestones that will mark our success. This plan identifies the strategic focus of the organization to support our mission and vision, and is meant to stretch and challenge the organization in our pursuit of excellence.