OXNARD, Calif., FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – The Oxnard Chamber of Commerce Chamber, in conjunction with The Port of Hueneme, will present the State of the Port report at its Knowledge & Networking Lunch on Thursday, October 10.
The Port of Hueneme is the most productive and efficient commercial trade gateway for niche cargo on the West Coast, moving $9 billion in goods each year and consistently ranking among the Top 10 U.S. ports for automobiles and fresh produce. Port operations support the community by bringing $1.5 billion in economic activity, creating 13,633 trade-related jobs and generating more than $93 million in annual state and local taxes, which funds vital community services. Top trading partners include Austria, Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, China, Ecuador, Germany, Great Britain, Guatemala, Japan, Korea and Mexico.
The Knowledge & Networking Lunch will take place at the Residence Inn by Marriott/River Ridge located at 2101 W. Vineyard Avenue in Oxnard. Check-in and networking begin at 11:30 a.m. Lunch is at noon with the program to follow.
The event is open to the public and lunch is included. Tickets are $45 for non-members and $40 for Chamber members. Chamber members can purchase early registration tickets for $35 before Monday, October 7, at 5:00 p.m.
Reservations may be made on OxnardChamber.org or by calling the Chamber office at (805) 983-6118.
The luncheon is sponsored by Oakmont of Riverpark and Ventura County Credit Union.