Florida to be No. 1 US shipping state, governor tells AAPA convention-goers
By: Paul Scott Abbott | Nov 04 2013 at 10:00 AM | Channel(s): Liner Shipping
Florida Gov. Rick Scott believes the Sunshine State is on its way to becoming the top shipping state in the nation, and he’s backing that notion with hundreds of millions of dollars. Scott’s latest announcement of planned port funding came Oct. 16 as he addressed the 102nd annual convention of the American Association of Port Authorities at the JW Marriott Grande Lakes Convention Center in Orlando.