Ports America is the largest terminal operator and stevedore in the US. It has operated in the North American maritime logistics market for the last 80 years through predecessor companies. The company currently operates in more than 42 ports and 80 locations. Ports America handles all types of cargo, including container, bulk, breakbulk, automotive, project, military and cruise, typically handling 13.4mn TEU, 2.5mn vehicles, 10.1Mt of general cargo and 1.7mn cruise ship passengers annually. Ports America has embarked on a strategic plan centered on public-private partnerships, successfully structuring deals in the US ports of Baltimore, Bayonne, Newark-Elizabeth and Oakland.