As good as Los Angeles and Long Beach are in attracting strong demand, they must contend with the fractured nature of 15 million TEUs being spread out over 13 terminals.
US ports could be an unexpected beneficiary of the historic settlement between the US government and German automaker Volkswagen.
Cranking up profits and gaining freight, the multiregional less-than-truckload carrier looks to fill one of the last large gaps in its coverage.
CSX Transportation and Ports America agreed to the hand-over in January.
Plunging truckload rates proved a dead weight on profits at C.H. Robinson Worldwide in the third quarter.
Anxiety over the staying power of container lines after the Hanjin Shipping collapse is thick among beneficial cargo owners, vendors, and the container lines.
NS is the first and only Class I railroad to report an uptick in domestic and international intermodal business this earnings season.
Star Reefers sank into the red in the third quarter as the Norwegian refrigerated shipping line faced intense pressure from container lines.
Port officials in Manila said a new terminal appointment and booking system has substantially reduced the possibility of congestion that has plagued port facilities in the city for the past two years.