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PORT TAMPA BAY WELCOMES NEW CMA CGM CONTAINER SERVICE

    Tampa, FL – (February 19, 2019)  – Port Tampa Bay is pleased to welcome the announcement by the CMA CGM Group, a leading worldwide shipping group, that it will begin serving Port Tampa Bay in late May 2019 on its Pacific Express 3, or PEX3 service.  With a presence in 160 countries and a fleet of 506 vessels, CMA CGM serves over 420 ports across the globe and is a member of the Ocean Alliance.  The PEX3 port … Continued

Tampa Hillsborough EDC announces participation in inaugural Florida Economic Development Week

  The statewide celebration, taking place February 11-15, aims to highlight economic developers’ contributions to job growth, investment and workforce development   The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation will participate in the inaugural Florida Economic Development Week, taking place February 11-15. The campaign, hosted by the Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC), will highlight the significant contributions that economic development programs and professionals have on Florida communities and families.   “Economic development in all its various disciplines is vital to Florida’s … Continued

Tampa area claims lowest annual cost of living among competing major metro areas

The MSA scored a cost of living index of 89.1 for 2018, nearly six points lower than the year prior   According to the Cost of Living Index (COLI) report, the Tampa metro area is one of the most affordable metros in the United States with a 2018 average annual index of 89.1. At nearly six points lower than the year prior, and nearly 11 points lower than the national average, the Tampa market continues to be an attractive and … Continued

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PORT TAMPA BAY WELCOMES NEW CMA CGM CONTAINER SERVICE

    Tampa, FL – (February 19, 2019)  – Port Tampa Bay is pleased to welcome the announcement by the CMA CGM Group, a leading worldwide shipping group, that it will begin serving Port Tampa Bay in late May 2019 on its Pacific Express 3, or PEX3 service.  With a presence in 160 countries and a fleet of 506 vessels, CMA CGM serves over 420 ports across the globe and is a member of the Ocean Alliance.  The PEX3 port … Continued

Tampa Hillsborough EDC announces participation in inaugural Florida Economic Development Week

  The statewide celebration, taking place February 11-15, aims to highlight economic developers’ contributions to job growth, investment and workforce development   The Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation will participate in the inaugural Florida Economic Development Week, taking place February 11-15. The campaign, hosted by the Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC), will highlight the significant contributions that economic development programs and professionals have on Florida communities and families.   “Economic development in all its various disciplines is vital to Florida’s … Continued

Tampa area claims lowest annual cost of living among competing major metro areas

The MSA scored a cost of living index of 89.1 for 2018, nearly six points lower than the year prior   According to the Cost of Living Index (COLI) report, the Tampa metro area is one of the most affordable metros in the United States with a 2018 average annual index of 89.1. At nearly six points lower than the year prior, and nearly 11 points lower than the national average, the Tampa market continues to be an attractive and … Continued