FMC Releases Report on Congestion at U.S. Container Ports

FMC Releases Report on Congestion at US Container Ports

A staff report released by the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission has identified cargo growth, investment ...

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US Senators Ask DHS to Boost Staffing at West Coast Ports

US Senators Want DHS to Boost Staffing at West Coast Ports

Four US Senators have urged the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Jeh Johnson to increase Customs and ...

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Long Beach Delegation to Meet with European Liners

Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia is leading a Port of Long Beach delegation on a weeklong business development trip ...

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Manila Port Congestion Woes Are Over

The congestion at the port of Manila has been resolved and port operations have been completely normalized, the ...

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Manila Port Utilization Improving, Congestion Impact Lingers

Utilization level at Manila South Harbor (MSH) and the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) are coming ...

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Hapag-Lloyd: MPS Sailings Cancelled amid Congestion

German liner company Hapag-Lloyd said that sailings on its Mediterranean Pacific Service (MPS) westbound have been ...

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US West Coast Negotiators Reach Deal on Chassis

Talks on a new contract for West Coast dockworkers seem to have moved forward as agreement on one of key issues has ...

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Carriers Add Ships to Ease US West Coast Congestion Woes

Carriers Add Ships to Ease US West Coast Gridlock Woes

Container ships deployed on Transpacific routes have experienced delays of up to three weeks as congestion ...

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Canada Says Customs Act Applies to US West Coast Diverters

Canada Says Customs Act Applies to US West Coast Diverters

Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has warned that as negotiations continue between the International Longshore ...

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LA- Long Beach to Introduce Contingency Anchorages

Driven by intensifying gridlocks, the Californian twin ports Los Angeles and Long Beach have put in ...

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US Port Congestion Tops FMC Agenda

US Port Congestion Tops FMC Agenda

U.S. Federal Maritime Commission Chairman Mario Cordero has identified the congestion issues that are plaguing the ...

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Oakland Facing More Backlog

Cargo volume that has reached an all-time high at the Port of Oakland is fueling the big buildup of freight which ...

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US Retailers Expect Hike in Container Volumes

Retailers Expect US Container Volumes to Hike

Containerized cargo volumes at the U.S. ports are expected to rise year-on-year during most of the first half of ...

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US West Coast Ports Facing Complete Gridlock

The US West Coast port operations are approaching complete gridlock which may result in shutdown of ports, the ...

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Long Beach, LA to Jointly Tackle Congestion Woes

Long Beach, LA to Jointly Tackle Congestion Woes

Taking aim at the bottleneck that has slowed cargo movement through the Port of Long Beach recently, the Long Beach ...

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PMA Calls for Federal Mediation in Negotiations with ILWU

PMA Calls for Federal Mediation in Longshore Contract Negotiations

The Pacific Maritime Association (PMA), which represents employers at America’s 29 West Coast ports, ...

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US West Coast Congestion Hurting Container Reliability

Congestion issues at ports on the US West Coast contributed to lower on-time containership reliability in ...

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Manila Port Scrambling to Avoid Holiday Congestion

Manila Port Scrambling to Avoid Holiday Congestion

With only a week before the Christmas and New Year’s holidays kick in, the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is ...

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CMA CGM, Emirates Shipping Drop Mombasa Call

Ocean liners CMA CGM and Emirates Shipping Line plan to suspend port calls at Kenyan port Mombasa amid worsening ...

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G6 Switches to Seattle amid Congestion Woes

G6 Lines has decided to temporarily shift its Pacific Atlantic 1 service from Tacoma to Seattle amid the ongoing ...

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Congestion in USWC Ports Costing Carriers Dearly

 Ocean carriers have incurred huge additional costs in terms of speeding up ships on the westbound leg, chartering ...

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