Port of Baton Rouge



Contact P.O. Box 320
1940 Tower Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70767

12 acres of marshalling yard

525,000 sq. ft. of covered transit sheds

50,000 sq. ft. of open shipside storage

Berths 3
Cranes 1 shore crane (capacity 30 metric tons)

On-dock rail

Rail serviced by the UPRR and direct access to I-10

Yard Storage Capacity 1,000,000 sq. ft. of warehouses and transit sheds
25 acres of paved open space for lay down of steel and project cargo

100% secure terminal

TWIC compliant


Ports America is the largest and most experienced terminal operator, stevedore, steamship agency and line handler in the Port of Baton Rouge. Ports America has been the port’s primary general cargo stevedore and terminal operator since 1955.

The docks provide deep-water (45 ft.) access to 3,000 linear ft. of wharf space for the handling of cargoes such as forest and paper products, heavy lifts, steel, bagged goods, and other general cargo.