Port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles is the busiest container port in the United States and together with the Port of Long Beach makes Southern California the largest gateway for U.S. imports. The port's seven container terminals are served by BNSF Railway and Union Pacific Railroad. It is the primary destination for imports from Asia bound for the populous consumer markets of the Midwest.

15 Sep 2016
Peak season finally arrives in the trans-Pacific.
09 Aug 2016
Pushback against terminal operators' proposed chassis gate fee in Los Angeles-Long Beach intensifies.
02 Aug 2016
Terminal operators in Southern California faced criticism over this newest fee.
02 Aug 2016
BNSF Railway will appeal last week’s California Superior Court ruling that the environmental impact report on a proposed near-dock rail yard is inadequate.
29 Jul 2016
Terminal operators in LA-LB temporarily suspend chassis gate fee.
Protracted and difficult labor negotiations in late 2014 and early 2015 that resulted in costly congestion and delays on the U.S. West Coast has put labor relations at the top of shippers' minds.
28 Jul 2016
The International Longshore and Warehouse Union will call delegates to San Francisco to consider a vote on early contract talks.
28 Jul 2016
Nagano served in public relations for the Port of Los Angeles for more than 30 years.
27 Jul 2016
BNSF has 60 days to decide whether to appeal latest court ruling involving the Southern California International Gateway.
Ship-to-shore power, pictured, is just one of the many ways the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are working to transform themselves into zero-emissions operations.
22 Jul 2016
The Port of Long Beach says its power needs won't be threatened by ongoing green efforts.
14 Jul 2016
Truck lines in Los Angeles-Long Beach got slightly longer in June.
13 Jul 2016
Port of Los Angeles imports in June decline as trade awaits beginning of peak season.
13 Jul 2016
The first steps were taken Tuesday toward development of a new zero-emission terminal at the Port of Los Angeles.