Shippers are not worried about the higher rates.
The site, known as Parcel 14, is part of the port’s effort to expand its container and vehicle shipment business.
The landscape at many ports is changing rapidly.
The Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) has doubled the penalty for containers kept in its yards past free time.
Valencia likely will slip to second place behind Algeciras in the second half of the year.
The issue threatens the hard-won gains from a government initiative to lower logistics costs for domestic shippers.
The port of Rotterdam has consolidated its position as Europe's leading container port after several years of sluggish growth.
As of Aug. 16, Port Everglades has replaced Miami on the TA1/NEUATL1.
“We are taking a gateway view.”
There were 12 vessels waiting to enter the port Friday morning.