Your Working River

The Port of New Orleans is committed to our mission of driving economic prosperity throughout our tri-parish jurisdiction and beyond. Port NOLA connects Louisiana and the region’s businesses to the world and creates family-supporting jobs.

• Port-related industries generate 1 in 5 jobs in Louisiana.

• The average salary of companies located on Port NOLA property is $63,000 per year — 37% higher than the average local salary.

• Port NOLA spent over $4.1 million on purchases with DBE/SBE businesses, and engaged with 308 DBE/SBE vendors since June 2017.