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Port of Gulfport stayed in touch with Chiquita, director says

By JACK WEATHERLY Chiquita never made a clean break with the Port of Gulfport. And the Port never lost touch with the importer of bananas and pineapples during its 30-month absence. And so insiders were not surprised when they announced last week they were getting back together – but quick. Chiquita and the port plan to make the relationship a ...

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72 acres of marshland donated to state

MBJ staff More than 72 acres of marshland is now the property of the state of Mississippi through a donation by the Chemours Co. DeLisle site in Pass Christian.  Formerly known as DuPont Delisle, Chemours donated the land for conservation and recreation purposes. “The Chemours DeLisle site has worked closely with several state agencies since it opened in 1979 to ...

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Chemours silos rising at state port in Gulfport

GULFPORT — New silos going up at the Chemours’ operation at the state Port of Gulfport will streamline the ore handling process and double the port’s existing storage capacity. Chemours, formerly known as DuPont, will store ilmenite ore and other raw materials in the silos. At its DeLisle plant, Chemours produces titanium dioxide pigment, used as a whitening agent in ...

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