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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 […]
24.02.2022

US LTL revenue jumped 20 percent to $51 billion in 2021

The number of LTL trucking companies with more than $1 billion in annual revenue grew to 12 in 2021, as revenue became more concentrated at the […]
23.02.2022

US DOT says port grants doubled for 2022

Michael Angell, Associate Editor | Feb 23, 2022 3:58PM EST The new grant funding is part of a larger package of $17 billion in federal funds […]
23.02.2022

ONE, Maersk add sailings, extra loaders to offset missed trans-Pacific calls

ONE is planning a raft of extra trans-Pacific services, including a sweeper sailing starting from Busan on March 11. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Ocean Network Express (ONE) […]
23.02.2022

Freight pricing startup raises cash to complement rate benchmarking providers

Greenscreens uses brokers’ historical pricing data and compares it to broader market conditions to produce a predicted price that’s intended to improve profitability. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. […]
23.02.2022

Asian imports to US surged to new record in January

Those US ports that experienced the worst congestion in January had the highest growth in imports compared to December. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. US containerized imports from […]