Ports authority CEO to address state of the port

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Maritime leaders will be in Charleston Tuesday morning to give an update on South Carolina's ports.

State Ports Authority President and CEO Jim Newsome will be delivering his annual state of the port address to the Propeller Club of Charleston.

The Propeller Club is the largest membership organization representing maritime interests in Charleston.

Newsome has said that as of late summer, container volume at the state's ports rebounded to levels of two years ago, but he also said the overall economic issues continue to be a problem.

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