March 27 - Trailer Bridge is offering an additional service from the Port of Jacksonville's (Jaxport) Blount Island Marine Terminal to the Dominican Republic's Santo Domingo port.

The shipping company now has two sailings per week to Santo Domingo, in addition to its weekly call from Jaxport to Puerto Plata.

The Santo Domingo service uses one ro-ro barge, plus a combination of lo-lo and ro-ro barge to move containerised cargo, flatbed, breakbulk, passenger vehicles, large construction and farming equipment, boats and other overdimensional project cargoes.

The vessels also call San Juan, Puerto Rico during the twice weekly rotation to Santo Domingo, according to Jaxport.