August 4, 2010 – Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between Georgia Port Authority & The National Port Authority of Liberia. The Georgia Ports Authority and Liberia National Port Authority signed an Historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in Savannah, Ga., on Wednesday. The Honorary Consul General worked closely with the Managing Director of the Liberian Port, Matilda Parker and the Georgia Port Authority Executive Director, Curtis Foltz and will serve as the official liaison between the two entities. The MOU is the first for the Georgia Port Authority on the Continent of Africa. Expectations are that trade between Liberia and Georgia will be on the upswing in the near-term.