Region’s ports will have more clout as one group - South Texas Alliance for Regional Trade

May 20, 2013


The recent announcement of the creation of the South Texas Alliance for Regional Trade (“START”) is a clarion call for similar action by and for our four local Ports. START is the formation of a joint marketing and working collaboration of the seaport of Corpus Christi, the inland truck/rail port of Laredo and the railport of San Antonio. In their stated mission, the three cities, despite their physical distance, “plan to tout their combined assets to attract business and freight volumes to the region. ‘We can market ourselves better as a group’.”

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