economic impact of the Port of Tampa by Joseph S. DeSalvo

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Published by Center for Economic and Management Research, College of Business Administration, University of South Florida in Tampa, Fla. (4202 E. Fowler Ave., Tampa 33620-5500) .

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-380).

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Statementby Joseph S. DeSalvo and Debra L. Fuller.
SeriesCEMR research report ;, CEMR-RR-8801
ContributionsFuller, Debra L., University of South Florida. Center for Economic and Management Research.
LC ClassificationsHE554.T3 D47 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 380 p. :
Number of Pages380
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2242499M
LC Control Number89114949

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For more information on how to attend the meeting and/or to complete a Public Comment form, go to. THE LOCAL & REGIONAL ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF PORT TAMPA BAY 4 Direct Impacts The results of these interviews were then used to develop the baseline direct job, revenue, and income impacts for the cargo activity and for the economic sectors and.

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Port Tampa Bay released a report Thursday that shows it contributes $ billion in economic impact to the region, which grew from the $15 billion reported inthe last time the port.

Port Tampa Bay officials continue to communicate with tenants to understand the impact the Covid pandemic is having on their businesses. The port Author: Veronica Brezina-Smith. A new economic impact study of numbers shows that Port Tampa Bay has an annual regional economic impact of $ billion.

The study also revealed that the number of jobs the port supports is 85, direct, indirect, induced, and related jobs annually.

Port Tampa Bay is a significant economic engine for Tampa, Hillsborough County, and the entire region, with over $ billion in economic impact and more t direct, indirect and related jobs. The port affects a variety of jobs in the community, from white-collar professional services to trucking and welding.

Tampa: Economy: The South. Job training programs The Workforce Development Board (WDB), commonly known as Jobs & Education Partnership, is a part of Enterprise Florida, Inc.

WDB provides policy, planning, and oversight for job training programs funded under the federal Workforce Investment Act (WIA), along with vocational training, adult education, employment placement, and other workforce. Counting direct, indirect and induced economic impact, the total impact of the port on the Tampa Bay region is $13 billion,jobs and $ billion in wage income.

Impact on Local Property tax, sales tax and fuel tax is $ million and $ million in. The PTMIA was created on J as a Florida Non-Profit corporation to further the economic interests of the Tampa Port District’s tenants and users.

One of its distinguishing features is that its membership is comprised and represents local companies rather than individuals. TAMPA — A new economic impact study shows that the Port of Tampa emerged from the downturn stronger than ever. Inthe port generated $ billion in economic activity for the Tampa Bay.

Tampa area, first quarter (U.S. = $1,; Area = $1,) Source: U.S. BLS, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages. economic impact of the Port of Tampa book This summary presents a sampling of economic information for the area; supplemental data are provided for regions and the nation. Subjects include unemployment, employment, wages, prices, spending, and benefits.

All data are not. The Economic Impact of the Tampa Port Ma | PM - PM Eastern Time Seaborne commerce is a large and vital part of the Tampa Bay area's growing economy along with the growth along the I-4 Corridor and Orlando.

Ours is the largest port in Florida and the 10th largest in the nation, handling half of Florida's cargo in the form. As ofPort Tampa Bay ranks 16th in the United States by tonnage in domestic trade, 32nd in foreign trade, and 22nd in total trade.

It is the largest, most diversified port in Florida, has an economic impact of more than $ billion, and supports o jobs. Port of Tampa Packs Huge Economic Impact According to New Study J TAMPA, Fla.

/ The Tampa Port Authority (TPA) today shared the results of its newly-completed comprehensive economic impact study, before an audience of Port of Tampa customers, elected officials, economic development partners and key stakeholders in the region. Panama City Port Authority ∙ Port of Pensacola ∙ Port St.

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“Here at Port Tampa Bay, we represent $ billion in economic impact and o direct, indirect and related jobs, positioning the port as the region’s largest economic engine,” Paul Anderson, Port Tampa Bay president and CEO, said.

Phosphate, a Port of Tampa mainstay export for the past century, accounts for more than two-thirds of the Port’s $ billion annual economic activity.

In addition, the phosphate industry supports more than half of the Port’s 80, direct, indirect and related jobs, according to a new study released yesterday by the Tampa Port Authority. Richard Wainio talked about the Port of Tampa, the largest in the state and one of the largest in the U.S.

Topics included the impact of the economy on the port. TAMPA, Fla., J /PRNewswire/ -- Phosphate, a Port of Tampa mainstay export for the past century, accounts for more than two-thirds of the Port's $ billion annual economic activity.

Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development.

Port of Tampa articles. TAMPA, Fla. - They’re colorful, they’re big, and they’re an important part of our local economy: If you've ever driven past Port Tampa Bay or looked out from our beaches, you've probably noticed all the huge ships filled with containers.

The director of Tampa’s port says those container ships are a new line of business, opening Tampa Bay to the world. Economic Impact Summary Table 3 on page 8 summarizes the economic impacts of the identified priority projects, which total $ million in expenditures.1 The impacts presented in Table 3 are the annual economic impacts estimated at full utilization of the specified projects: 32, jobs.

$2, in personal income. TAMPA, Fla. - Tampa’s port may have seemed emptier lately, without all of those cruise ships steaming in and out.

But in other ways, it’s been business as usual. Port Tampa Bay president and CEO Paul Anderson says things at the “largest and most diverse port complex in the state of Florida” are busy. “The Port of Tampa is all about economic development, creating jobs and enabling our large and active customer base to grow and thrive,” Richard Wainio, port director and CEO, said.

Port Tampa Bay Vice President of Government Affairs John Thorington has left a long legacy at the port. He officially retired last week after serving more than 39 years there. Since   Port Tampa Bay is Florida’s largest port by tonnage and land, and the region’s biggest economic engine.

The port’s ongoing mission is to expand its economic impact and sustainable job growth to benefit the entire region. Already, is looking like it will be a banner year, meeting or exceeding those goals. “ The Tampa Port is lagging way behind when it comes to the number of containers coming in.

InTampa, the largest Florida port land wise, shipped a total of 39 thousand (39,) cargo containers, according to the most recent data by the Army Corps of Engineers.

But smaller ports like Jacksonville shipped more than thousand (,). The Port drives an economic impact of $8 billion. “The Port of Tampa is not only Florida’s largest cargo seaport, but it also supports almostjobs in our region,” Wainio said. “The Port is the largest economic engine in West Central Florida and the Port’s vast and diverse commercial operations are bolstering our region during.

Port Tampa Bay. Port Tampa Bay welcomed more than one million generating a $ million economic impact within the first year of It will also mean guests can book a. Economic Impact & Job Growth. A recent study shows that the economic growth in Tampa has increased significantly creating and supporting more t jobs in the area, from welders, to maritime attorneys to crane operators.

With future plans to expand the port, this will certainly create the demand for more jobs opportunities. Port Tampa Bay is an economic staple in our region, accounting for an economic impact of over $17 billion, provid direct and indirect jobs, and handles more than 34 million tons of cargo annually.

In celebration of the 75 th anniversary, the port and its maritime community reflects on decades of service to the region. • Economic Impact of Container Operations at all US Ports – World Shipping Council • Economic Impact of West Coast Container Operations – PMA,and currently • State of Florida Economic Impacts of Florida Seaports- • Economic Impacts of Texas Seaports • Economic Impact of West Coast Shutdown, most part, this update uses the same methodology and impact definitions as the economic impact study for the Port of Tacoma, and, hence, the results are comparable to the earlier study.

The major difference from the impact study is that the impacts of industrial leases are addressed separately from the maritime cargo impacts. The City of North Port, one of Florida’s fastest growing and largest cities, is strategically located in Sarasota County, on Florida’s Gulf Coast midway between Tampa and Fort Myers.

This thriving young community [founded in ] has the amenities and assets that make it an attractive location for new business, industrial, office. - The Income Tax Rate for Tampa is %. The US average is %. - Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Tampa - The average income of a Tampa resident is $29, a year. The US average is $28, a year. - The Median household income of a Tampa resident is $43, a year. The US average is. The expansion of the Port of Tampa, more specifically the terminal in Gibsonton will put Blue Grace in an even better position to possibly add value to the local economy.

Inc. recently recognized Blue Grace Logistics with a Hire Power award for being a hero in Job Creation. “This is another 52 ships a year that will come under our bridge and provide economic impact to all of our key stakeholders,” Port Tampa Bay CEO Paul Anderson told board members.

The Tampa Port Authority has a $15 billion annual economic impact on West Central Florida. After Thorington, the High Impact Speaker Series will next feature Jennifer McNelly, president of The Manufacturing Institute, the nonprofit affiliate of the National Association of Manufacturers.

McNelly will speak at p.m. on April 9. A new report from the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH), a non-profit global alliance of ports and port-related organizations in 90 countries, provides a snapshot of.Submissions from PDF.

Economic impact of terrorism: Dennis G. Colie, Dennis G. Colie and University of South for Economic Development Research. PDF. The contribution of the Port of Tampa to the Tampa Bay and Florida economies in prepared for Tampa Port Authority, Andrew J.

Moody, Dennis G. Colie, Joseph S. DeSalvo, Tampa Port Authority, Business Research & Economic.InPort Corpus Christi hired Martin Associates. to conduct a local and regional economic impact study. The model used was developed to measure the impacts generated by marine cargo and vessel and barge activity at public and private marine terminals.

The previous studies were conducted in .

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