Hell on Wheels

The next big crisis affecting U.S. ports and shippers is rapidly taking shape. It’s clear that ports aren’t prepared to handle the mega-sized container ships arriving with increasing regularity. What should be at most a one-hour process for a truck to pick up a container from a terminal can at a number of ports — including the two largest, New York-New Jersey and Los Angeles-Long Beach — turn into an hours-long nightmare for the trucker and customer.

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