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Nov 17, 2022
Port of Long Beach import volume plunges

Import volume at the Port of Long Beach declined by 16.6% in October year over year. The decrease was due…

Nov 17, 2022
Port Houston to implement a “sustained import dwell fee”

To clear container backlog on terminals, Port Houston will apply a $45 per day “sustained import dwell fee” for loaded…

Nov 3, 2022
Port Congestion shifts to Houston

Though we see declining port congestion in the aggregate, the rotation continues with Houston in the spotlight due to a…

Nov 2, 2022
Mississippi River water level continues to drop

Low water in the Mississippi River north of Baton Rouge has led to new draft restrictions along a 30 mile…

Oct 26, 2022
Port of Charleston’s infrastructure upgrades “level the playing field”

Near-dock rail facility, harbor deepening, owned chassis pool, and an inner-harbor barge operation position the Port of Charleston for its…

Oct 20, 2022
Port Houston purchases over $100 million in new, eco-friendly cranes to handle increased volumes

With record breaking monthly container volumes, the Port of Houston recently purchased 26 rubber-tired gantry (RTG) cranes and three dockside…

Oct 18, 2022
New York/New Jersey Container Dwell Fee program moves forward

The Port of New York and New Jersey announced modifications to its container dwell fee formula to motivate the removal…

Oct 14, 2022
Mississippi and Ohio rivers facing low water levels and backlogs

Drought conditions on the Mississippi and Ohio rivers are forcing closures on this important logistics artery for commodities, chemicals, and…

Oct 6, 2022
SSA disrupts ILWU-PMA Negotiations

A Seattle labor dispute over “cold ironing” work is interrupting ILWU-PMA labor contract talks. In its press release, the International…

Sep 28, 2022
Hurricane Ian’s Update

Port Tampa Bay and Jacksonville has implemented its Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan at port Condition ZULU.