Welcome to the Abbeville Harbor & Terminal District's website. The Port of Vermilion is located in Vermilion Parish. Vermilion Parish & the area is home to a highly skilled & mobile work force with a can do spirit & a strong work ethic. The Port of Vermilion companies are involved in fabrication , modular quarters construction, marine contracting / transportation, & is Homeport for the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Pelican. Our port has water access via the Vermilion River, The Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, Freshwater Bayou Channel, Vermilion Bay, The Gulf of Mexico, & connectivity to the Mississippi River & the deepwater Ports of New Orleans, Lake Charles, & Houston-Galveston
The mission of the Abbeville Harbor & Terminal District is to effectively serve its community by creating jobs and business opportunities in the region.
This mission is primarily accomplished through responsible management of district and port assets in an environmentally sensitive manner, and also through continued growth and development of industry and business across the district area.