Dunavant Opens Baltimore Container Drayage Terminal

November 15th, 2019

Dunavant, a Memphis-based global logistics firm, has announced its newest container drayage terminal opening at the Port of Baltimore.

Located at 6331 Tradepoint Avenue, Sparrows Point, MD 21219, Dunavant’s new terminal signals growth in capacity and capabilities for the company. Baltimore marks Dunavant’s 20th location across the U.S., Asia, and Caribbean.

“With strategic locations in major port and intermodal cities, we are able to provide our customers with outstanding, attentive and expedient service,” said William B. Dunavant III, President & CEO of Dunavant Enterprises, Inc. “Baltimore was a logical next step in our growing enterprise.”

The Port of Baltimore's strong reputation as a growing U.S. port is fostered by its industry-renowned

operations system, efficient logistics network, and quality programs.

“We are very happy to welcome Dunavant to the Port of Baltimore,” said Maryland Port Administration Communications Director Richard Scher. “Dunavant is recognized as one of the nation’s top supply chain companies. Their expertise in global and domestic transportation, warehousing and distribution, trucking, and intermodal solutions will be a welcome addition to the Port of Baltimore community.”

“Our position in Baltimore is the best of both worlds for the industry, offering a full-port city that sits 150 miles inland,” said Dunavant Senior Vice President Brandon Burnsed.

The Dunavant terminal is led by Region Manager Robert Worst and Dispatcher Dawn Miskimon, and owner- operators are already engaged to support the new location. For Baltimore terminal inquiries, call 410-627- 2002.

ABOUT DUNAVANT. With more than 60 years of experience in logistics innovation, Dunavant has the knowledge to ensure your company’s global and domestic shipping practices are efficient and effective. A family-owned business that has grown to provide solutions within transportation, drayage and trucking, supply chain management, warehousing, distribution, customs brokerage, freight forwarding, and chassis leasing, supported by strategic locations in major port and intermodal cities across the U.S., Asia, and the Caribbean, Dunavant generates supply chain proficiency with outstanding, attentive, and expedient customer service. For more information, visit Dunavant.com.