Port News

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.

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union will call delegates to San Francisco to consider an early vote on contract talks.


Nagano served in public relations for the Port of Los Angeles for more than 30 years.


The opening of the first bathroom solely for female truck drivers in one of the busiest terminals at the Port of New York and New Jersey this month has highlighted the growing numbers of women drivers in drayage, which could prove vital to ameliorating the driver shortages plaguing the industry.

The government of India believes its landlord ports are underutilizing their assets and land.

World Direct Shipping has upgraded its two-year-old Gulf of Mexico service.

SLIDE SHOW: Wind power shipments have emerged as one of the key growth sectors in breakbulk and project cargo shipping.

Slowing global growth, liner overcapacity, and high capital expenditure needs will test the resilience of Asia's ports over the next couple of years.

BNSF has 60 days to decide whether to appeal latest court ruling involving the Southern California International Gateway.

Although international intermodal volume at Canadian National Railroad fell in the second quarter, its domestic intermodal business was up.
The railway, Canada’s largest, said that traffic figures took a hit from weakened demand, but business was also curbed by challenges at Port Metro Vancouver.

Linea Peninsular has added a weekly container service to Port Tampa Bay.