Houston Port News Confirmed that the two main container terminals in Houston have been impacted by the Coronavirus.
“The Port Authority has learned that someone who worked at both Barbours Cut and Bayport container terminals tested positive for COVID-19 coronavirus. In light of this information, and in an abundance of caution, both public terminals are closed, and operations are temporarily suspended while a thorough investigation is being conducted. The Port Authority’s other public facilities remain open.”
Cargo is not moving through Houston and trade is directly affected. Provided below are links to the vessels discharging these two terminals in the upcoming days that may be impacted by the shutdown.
Bayport Vessel Schedule
Barbours Cut Vessel Schedule
For more information:
SCS Specialized Customs Services