Your Working River

The Port of New Orleans is committed to our mission of driving economic prosperity throughout our tri-parish jurisdiction and beyond. Port NOLA connects Louisiana and the region’s businesses to the world and creates family-supporting jobs.

The Port's latest economic impact report confirms Port NOLA is a major economic driver that quantifies the value of our working waterfront and underscores the value of continued investment in maritime assets throughout our jurisdiction. Below is a representation of the Port's impact By The Numbers. To see the full Economic Impact Brochure, click here.

Economic Impact By The Numbers Spread

Port NOLA spent nearly $3.7 million on purchases with DBE/SBE businesses in FY 2019, and engaged with 400 DBE/SBE vendors since June 2017.