Florida’s Domestic Maritime Industry Supports Dorian Relief in the Bahamas
JACKSONVILLE, September 5, 2019 – Members of the Florida Maritime Partnership are responding to the devastation inflicted upon the Bahamas by Hurricane Dorian this week.
This list will be updated as information about relief efforts is released.
About the Florida Maritime Partnership
The Florida Maritime Partnership (FMP) advocates for the state’s vibrant domestic maritime industry, which represents 66,000 American jobs and total annual economic impact of $14.6 billion.
Our diverse membership include includes vessel owners and operators, shipboard and shoreside workers, shipbuilders and repair yards, equipment manufacturers and vendors, dredging and marine construction contractors, numerous maritime associations and national security organizations that all recognize a strong domestic maritime industry is critical for America’s economic, national, and homeland security, and is best supported by maintaining the Jones Act as the foundation of America’s domestic maritime policy. For more, visit floridamaritimepartnership.com.