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Auto importer to open terminal at Sparrows Point

Auto importer to open terminal at Sparrows Point

The transformation of the old Bethlehem Steel site into a new regional economic engine will take a big step forward next month when new Fiats and Chryslers begin rolling off ships docked at Sparrows Point.

Pasha Automotive Services is opening an automotive terminal at the site of the former steel mill in Baltimore County, which is being redeveloped under the name Tradepoint Atlantic.

California-based Pasha will import hundreds of thousands of cars at Sparrows Point each year beginning in July, employing about 250 people in the near term and up to 400 at capacity.

The deal represents an important milestone for Tradepoint Atlantic as it works to turn the site that once...

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