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Port Everglades, Fort Lauderdale

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Exotic cruise vacations and international trade are what makes Port Everglades an economic powerhouse for Broward County and one of the most diverse seaports in the United States.

Located In the heart of Greater Fort Lauderdale and the City of Hollywood, FL, Port Everglades is one of the busiest cruise ports in the world. It is a leading container port in Florida and among the most active cargo ports in the United States. And, Port Everglades is South Florida’s main seaport for receiving petroleum products including, gasoline and jet fuel. A foreign-trade zone and available office space inside the Port's secure area make Port Everglades a highly desirable business center for world trade.

The Port Everglades Department is a self-supporting Enterprise Fund of Broward County government. It does not rely on local tax dollars for operations or capital improvements.

The total value of economic activity at Port Everglades is approximately $14 billion. And, more than 140,000 Florida jobs are impacted by the Port, including nearly 10,000 people who work for companies that provide direct services to Port Everglades.
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  • This is where all the cruise ships departs and come in, apart from that it feels militarize with all the check points.  more »
  • I do not understand the complaints about signage. Port Everglades is one of the easiest ports to access. Once there the signage directs one clearly to the correct terminal, with all ships and terminal...  more »
  • more signs needed to direct folks, for example taxi pick up area, hotel shuttle pick up area, uber pick up area etc. it was very confusing and watching someone yell at an uber driver for not knowing w...  more »