MLK DAY– Birthday and Holiday Port Hours

Friday, January 15 (MLK birthday)

While the local ILA contract stipulates this date as a longshore holiday (unrestricted), all container terminals (NIT/PMT/VIG), Richmond Marine Terminal and the Virginia Inland Port will be OPEN for business. Port administrative offices will also be OPEN.

No short shore labor or container freight station (CFS) work at Newport News Marine Terminal (NNMT).

Saturday, January 16

Gate hours for Saturday, Jan. 16, remain unchanged – OPEN 0700 – 1200 hours at NIT, VIG and the PPCY.

Monday, January 18 (MLK Day Observed)

Monday, Jan. 18, is recognized as MLK Day by the state and federal government.  Port administrative offices, including the World Trade Center, are CLOSED on this date.

Richmond Marine Terminal is also CLOSED on Jan. 18.

All other terminals, divisions and labor functions will be “business as usual” on Jan. 18.

Questions regarding operating status should be directed to our Customer Service Team –, or 757-440-7160.



1 comment for “MLK DAY– Birthday and Holiday Port Hours

  1. K Armistead
    January 14, 2016 at 12:09 am

    Keep up the good work!

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