11 Apr 2014
A standoff continues between Baltimore port employers and the International Longshoremen’s Association over a local contract covering non-containerized breakbulk and automobile shipments.
17 Oct 2013
A longshoremen’s union local and employer representatives plan to meet with an arbitrator on Oct. 18 to try to resolve a strike that idled public docks at the Port of Baltimore for a second day today.
Port of Baltimore cranes
17 Oct 2013
A longshoremen’s strike that has idled the Port of Baltimore continued into its second day today.
16 Oct 2013
The Port of Baltimore was closed today when International Longshoremen’s Association members went on strike following a breakdown in protracted contract negotiations with the Steamship Trade Association of Baltimore.
Zenith Global Logistics' new Aberdeen hub.
10 Oct 2013
Zenith Global Logistics has relocated its Elkton, Md., freight hub to an Aberdeen, Md.-based facility.
North American East Coast Regional Market Shares. Source: Individual Ports
13 Sep 2013
Northeast U.S. ports saw their share of container traffic in the second quarter of 2013 dip 1.5 percentage points year-over-year among major ports on the east coast of the U.S. and Canada. Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern U.S. ports, as well as Canadian east coast ports, all picked up a piece of the share during the past year, data from the individual ports indicate.
20 Aug 2013
John T. “Jock” Menzies III, a Baltimore warehousing executive who turned his logistics talents to global disaster relief, helping hundreds of thousands of people survive in the wake of earthquakes and hurricanes, died Aug. 17.
The seven cases of intercepted chicken skeletons from China appeared to be intended for display or educational purposes.
16 Aug 2013
Baltimore U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials have intercepted seven shipments of uncertified chicken skeletons from China.
14 Aug 2013
Mazda North American Operators has become the Port of Baltimore’s newest auto customer after agreeing to a five-year contract with auto processor Amports...
Vehicles board a Ro-Ro vessel at the Port of Baltimore.
06 Aug 2013
The Port of Baltimore’s public marine terminals handled a record 9.55 million tons of general cargo in fiscal year 2013, from July 2012 through June 2013...
Seagirt Terminal, Port of Baltimore
30 Jul 2013
The Port of Baltimore is gaining market share on its big rival to the north, the Port of New York and New Jersey.