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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  • October 3, 2017
    Loved it there. Would recommend to everyone. It was a lovely place stayed at at a very nice Hyatt. Very pretty and clean  more »
  • October 3, 2017
    The cruise terminal is huge, modern and with a great organization. The majority of Royal Caribbean cruises, leaving from Florida, use this port.
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  • October 2, 2017
    While the port itself is very convenient whether you are flying in or staying at a hotel prior to your cruise, the service once you entered the cruise port was horrible. The employees inside the port ...  more »

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