Gulf Shipping 2016

An in-depth look at ports and the shipping industry of the U.S. Gulf Coast including news, statistics and analysis of the container and breakbulk trades. 

01 Feb 2017
Resin exports are the main draw for CMA CGM’s New Orleans port call.
28 Dec 2016
Plastic resin exports are poised in 2017 to begin a multi-year surge in volume.
23 Dec 2016
Port gains new outlet for fast-growing exports of plastic resins.
05 Dec 2016
Port Houston’s hopes of dominating an expected boom in US plastic-resin exports during the next few years will hinge on increased US-Asia container ship capacity — and higher freight rates to justify it.
29 Nov 2016
The International Longshoremen’s Association and its employers have scheduled “informal meetings on collective bargaining issues.”