Port of New York and New Jersey

The Port of New York and New Jersey is the busiest container port on the East Coast of the United States and is where containerization first began with the sailing of the Ideal X in 1956. Its terminals are located throughout the New York metropolitan area including Brooklyn, New York, and Newark, New Jersey. The largest terminal in the port is operated by Maher Terminals.

24 Jul 2017
US shippers are increasingly setting up warehouses and distribution centers in the Lehigh Valley, from which they are a 60- to 80-mile dray from the Port of New York and New Jersey.
24 Dec 2015
Newark Mayor Ras J. Baraka is one step closer to following through on his threat to sell Port of New York-New Jersey land in the city if the container complex doesn’t contribute more cash to the financially struggling city.
10 Dec 2015
GCT Bayonne plans next month to launch the Port of New York and New Jersey’s first appointment system for trucks at terminals.
09 Dec 2015
The potential sale of Maher Terminals at the Port of New York and New Jersey may mark a trend toward deeper involvement by port authorities in terminal ownership changes, an investment banker told the JOC’s Port Performance North America Conference.
07 Dec 2015
Creation of a centrally managed chassis pool at the Port of New York and New Jersey is awaiting an agreement on labor issues involving International Longshoremen’s Association jurisdiction over maintenance and repair.
04 Dec 2015
Heavy volume has been causing long delays for trucks at the only major New York-New Jersey container terminal accessible to ships that are too tall to squeeze under the Bayonne Bridge.
04 Dec 2015
Employers in the Port of New York and New Jersey have hired 935 longshoremen, marine clerks and mechanics in the last 20 months and are working to add more, said John Nardi, president of the New York Shipping Association.
01 Dec 2015
Construction of intermodal rail facilities and rebuilding of ship berths are the largest items in the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s $175 million capital spending plan for its seaport unit during the coming year.
24 Nov 2015
Container volume at the Port of New York and New Jersey posted year-over-year gains in October, driven by increased exports of empty containers.
18 Nov 2015
A new chassis depot near the Port of New York and New Jersey’s GCT-Bayonne terminal is a step toward improving chassis availability in the East Coast’s largest port, TRAC Intermodal CEO Keith Lovetro said.
trucks at Global terminal gate in New York/New Jersey
11 Nov 2015
Truckers at the Port of New York and New Jersey have begun applying for grants to help finance replacement of up to 80 of the several thousand older trucks that are set to be banned from port terminals in less than 14 months.