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Horizon Lines Moving To Philadelphia
Carrier’s arrival opens new trade connection to Caribbean for regional businesses
PHILADELPHIA, March 7, 2013
PHILADELPHIA, March 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Holt Logistics Corp. announced today that Horizon Lines, one of the premier shipping companies servicing the US East Coast and Puerto Rico, will move its Northeast Port of Call to Philadelphia from Elizabeth, N.J. starting in April.
The arrival of Horizon, in a deal first contemplated more than four years ago, provides the Port of Philadelphia with a major new carrier that will provide an outstanding opportunity to expand trade connections between the Greater Philadelphia region, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.