Florida's Premier Port Business organization promoting the growth of Port Everglades Since 1979
PEA serves as a bridge between public and private interests to facilitate the Port's achievement of its rightful place as a leader in the ranks of America's port ocean commerce.
|Friday October 4, 2019|
|Tropical Acres Steakhouse
2500 Griffin Road Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33312
Board of Directors Meeting
American Shipping and the Energy Revolution
The shale oil / natural gas boom and the aggressive shift toward renewables have presented unique commercial and policy challenges for the American maritime industry. Crowley’s Senior VP Michael Roberts will discuss how these events have affected three industry segments – crude oil shipping, offshore energy development, and liquified natural gas – and provide on update on policy / legislative discussions related to these issues. Roberts will also provide an overview of the American maritime industry in Florida.