The Port is a political sub-division of the State of Missouri. Organized in 1978 by the Circuit Court of New Madrid County and falls under the guidelines of State Statutes Chapter 68 for Port Authorities. The Port is governed by a seven-member Board of Commissioners appointed by the New Madrid County Commission.
The Port is committed to promoting multimodal freight transportation via barge, rail and truck.
The Port is committed to promoting commerce expansions as well as long term commitments from businesses interested in developing into the area.
The Port is committed to providing granting availability to place infrastructure for transportation, economic development and employment in the County.
Check out the recent Economic Impact Study done by MoDot.