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NOTICE OF PROPOSED TARIFF RATE CHANGE Posted on: November 29, 2012

To: Users of Turning Basin Terminals, Barbours Cut Terminal, and Bayport Container Terminal

Please be advised that Port of Houston Authority staff will recommend amendments to Port of Houston Authority Tariffs Nos. 8, 14, and 15, for consideration and possible action by the Port Commission at its regular meeting on December 11, 2012.

Included in this recommendation is an approximate 3% increase in most rates established by each of these tariffs, as well as increases in rates for certain security fees, as established by the Gulf Seaports Marine Terminal Conference.

If approved, the new rates will take effect on January 1, 2013.

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CONTACT: Bill Hensel, Manager, Corporate Communications
Office: (713) 670-2893
Cell: (832) 452-5776
E-mail: bhensel@poha.com
       
Lisa Ashley, Director, Corporate Communications
Office: (713) 670-2644
Cell:  (832) 247-8179
Email: lashley@poha.com


 

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