Fairbanks Chamber Weekly Business Luncheon: Port of Alaska Modernization: Who Pays and How (Much)
Name: Fairbanks Chamber Weekly Business Luncheon: Port of Alaska Modernization: Who Pays and How (Much)Date: February 12, 2019Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM AKSTWebsite: http://www.fairbankschamber.orgRegistration: Register NowEvent Description:
Featuring Jim Jager,
External Affairs Director,
Port of Alaska
Port of Alaska is the state’s primary inbound cargo-handling facility. The Port handles about half of state’s inbound marine freight including 3.5 million tons of fuel and freight annually. Half of this freight is delivered to final destinations outside of Anchorage, including Fairbanks. We’ll learn about how the Port is positioned to meet their core responsibilities of Commerce, National Defense, and Resiliency and some of the near and long term challenges the Port is facing as well as solutions to those challenges.