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25.02.2022

Long Beach’s Pier B rail yard a ‘new Maginot Line’: analyst

POLB planners believe the Pier B project will increase the mix of on-dock volume to 33 percent from less than 20 percent today. Photo credit: Port […]
25.02.2022

FMC urged to consider national freight portal

US importers say they lack consistent information about ships and containers that can help them better plan their supply chains. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The lack of […]
25.02.2022

Major shippers urge FMC to consider national freight portal

US importers say they lack consistent information about ships and containers that can help them better plan their supply chains. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. The lack of […]
25.02.2022

Service reliability woes deepen for Indian shippers

Major Indian container port Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust is still dealing with the aftermath of a cyberattack last week. Photo credit: JNPT. Indian shippers have a […]
24.02.2022

CMA CGM, Port of Los Angeles tout progress for dairy exports

CMA CGM is offering more space and US port options to Asian destinations for US dairy exporters. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. CMA CGM is giving US dairy […]
24.02.2022

Proposed stadium project seen worsening Oakland’s port congestion woes

If all waterfront regulatory agencies in Northern California approve the stadium project by the end of the year, construction would begin in mid-2023. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. […]
24.02.2022

Savannah dredging wrapping up, but capacity expansion will continue: GPA

Savannah’s Peak Capacity Project will add 1.2 million TEU of annual capacity to the Garden City Terminal by June, while a new project on the western […]
24.02.2022

Rotterdam hits record volume on sharp rise in call sizes

Congestion and disrupted schedules for much of 2021 was not enough to stop Rotterdam growing its container volume. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Rotterdam handled a record 15.3 […]
24.02.2022

Odessa port closed after Russia launches invasion of Ukraine

Monument to the Sailor’s Wife overlooks the port of Odessa, which has been closed to all commercial traffic following Russian attacks across the country. Photo credit: […]
24.02.2022

Charleston congestion leads to temporary export embargo

One out of every three import containers has been sitting longer than 15 days in Charleston, creating a significant land use issue in the terminal. Photo […]