Heightened customs checks in India delaying Chinese imports

Freight shipments from China are being delayed at Indian ports following heightened customs checks ostensibly in response to the...

Major ports begin aligning data networks with CargoSmart, TradeLens

The operators of the ports of Rotterdam and Singapore are working with three software providers to link with the two...

Exports leading India’s nascent trade recovery

India’s containerized trade is slowly recovering from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, but a JOC.com...

Indian port volumes see steady rebound after COVID-19 shock

Containerized shipments through Indian ports are seeing a stronger-than-expected sequential rebound after nose diving during COVID-19 lockdowns.Total throughput in and out of the country’s ports...

New Orleans halts container, breakbulk operations ahead of hurricane

Container terminal and breakbulk operations at the Port of New Orleans are shutting down Monday ahead of Hurricane Sally, the rapidly intensifying storm due to make landfall Tuesday in...

DOT funds to boost upgrades at Charleston, Everett

The Port of Charleston plans to better manage containers and chassis traffic near Walmart’s planned distribution center there. Washington’s Port of Everett will...

LA-LB volume surge spreads upstream to congest marine terminals

What began a month ago as unusually constrained capacity at import...

Warehouses holding onto chassis, prolonging LA-LB port congestion

Warehouses in Southern California are holding onto containers and chassis an average of 7.4 days, almost twice the normal “street dwell” time, prolonging a chassis shortage that is...

Rail-related costs harm West Coast competitiveness: study

Ports along the US East and Gulf coasts enjoy cost advantages over West Coast gateways of about $300...

New Gerald Desmond Bridge will expedite LA-LB truck flow

Traffic will begin to flow Monday on the new Gerald Desmond Bridge...