California

California

23 Oct 2014
Some say the current gridlock at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach is on par with the most severe disruption the ports have seen in the past two decades, but Art Wong, spokesperson for the Port of Long Beach, told JOC.com today that the current congestion ― while serious ― is no where near that bad.
19 Nov 2013
The Long Beach Harbor Commission Monday decided to slow down its search for a new executive director to allow the nation’s second-largest container port to regain its political stability.
18 Nov 2013
Port of Los Angeles truck drivers from Green Fleet Systems, American Logistics International and Pac 9 Transportation went on strike this morning to protest labor practices...
Port of Long Beach
18 Nov 2013
Former Long Beach Mayor Beverly O’Neill told the current mayor, Bob Foster, the city council and the Long Beach Harbor Commission that an item on the council’s Nov. 19 agenda is ill-advised and could lead to a loss of business at the nation’s second largest container port.
Port of Los Angeles
18 Nov 2013
The Los Angeles-Long Beach port complex’s total container volume in October was 1.26 million 20-foot-equivalent units, increasing 1.0 percent from 1.25 million TEUs in October 2012.
Port of Long Beach Pier A
14 Nov 2013
Long Beach Harbor Commission President Thomas Fields expressed concern Thursday that an attempt by Mayor Bob Foster to have him removed from the commission is damaging the port’s reputation at a time when major changes are taking place in the maritime industry.
13 Nov 2013
Shipping lines and terminal operators at the Port of Long Beach are concerned that an apparent attempt by the city’s mayor to remove the president of the harbor commission from the port’s governing body will have a long-term impact on Long Beach’s competitive position in the industry.
Third Quarter 2011-2013 West Coast Market Shares By Country. Source: Individual Ports
13 Nov 2013
North American west coast container ports experienced a slight increase in year-over-year traffic in the third quarter of 2013. Overall throughput to major west coast ports in the U.S., Mexico and Canada rose 1.7 percent from 6,176,870 20-foot-equivalent containers in third quarter 2012 to 6,283,238 TEUs in third quarter 2013.
Port of Los Angeles
12 Nov 2013
Gary Lee Moore has started his duties as interim executive director of the Port of Los Angeles.
M-580 is expected to initially eliminate 200 trucks from I-580.
08 Nov 2013
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration has announced the opening Marine Highway M-580, also known as the California Green Trade Corridor...
Container terminals at the Port of Los Angeles.
07 Nov 2013
As shipping lines gain greater leverage over ports and terminal operators through the formation of vessel-sharing alliances, the Port of Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved an incentive program designed to attract more cargo .