About

One end of cargo ship with ropes extended to the dock
Operating since 1921, the Port of Longview has 8 marine terminals and waterfront industrial property spanning 835 acres on the deep-draft Columbia River, 66 miles from the Pacific Ocean in Southwest Washington state.

Economic Strength


The Port plays an important role in economic development by creating jobs in manufacturing and international trade. Here at the Port, we develop infrastructure to support these jobs, creating a positive economic ripple that strengthens the local community.

Cargo Types


International trade has grown since 1921, and the types of cargos handled by the Port have diversified. Our cargo handling specialties include all types of bulk cargos and breakbulk commodities such as:
  • Fertilizers
  • Grain
  • Heavy-Lift Cargo
  • Logs
  • Lumber
  • Minerals
  • Paper
  • Project
  • Pulp
  • Steel
  • Wind Energy

Mission Statement


To excel in international and domestic trade through efficient services and strategic investments to stimulate commerce and development for the benefit of our communities.