Welcome to The Merchants Exchange


 We are a not-for-profit, membership based association providing information and service 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 


Our Mission

To be the leading provider of information and related services to all stakeholders of the Pacific Northwest intermodal transportation system and to support related business interests for domestic and foreign commerce.

Welcome to the Merchants Exchange of Portland


FY-2014 Port Security Grant Program (PSGP)

Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Released on 03/18/2014


Click here for more program information and how to apply.


Services and Fees

2014 Services and Fees

Membership Application

2011 Membership Application

2013 Annual Report



USCG Marine Safety
Information Bulletin 

   Link to USCG Maritime Safety Information PDF


Winter 2014 Newsletter


MEX Winter 2014 Newsletter


Calendar of Events