Central Louisiana Regional Port is located on mile 90 of the Red River, with a strategic location in the heart of the Central Louisiana it’s linked to the Mississippi River and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway.
Created in 1988, the Central Louisiana Regional Port has a long history of contributing to the economy and currently is acquiring property in Rapides Parish to accommodate future growth for a variety of tenants that demand great infrastructure and transportation accessibility. The current value of economic value resulting from business at the port exceeds over 2,000 indirect and direct jobs.
The CLRP owns almost 200 acres of property and include advantages like a 40 ton crane for loading, a general cargo dock, a hopper barge unloading dock with conveyer system, 75,000 total sq ft. of dry warehousing, and a 3,400 and 5,000 ton bulk fertilizer dome. Additionally, the port also has a liquid loading facility with connectivity to two 550,000-gallon fuel storage tanks and one 150,000-gallon tank. This facility is capable of handling two barges and five trucks of loading simultaneously.
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Central Louisiana Regional Port
Ben Russo, Executive Director
600 River Port Road
Alexandria, LA 71303