LA-LB port congestion finally easing

Terminal operators in Los Angeles-Long Beach this week are just beginning to dig themselves out from record container dwell times,...

Savannah, Houston drive Asia import shift to East, Gulf coasts

The ports of Savannah and Houston in 2018 saw the sharpest growth in imports from Asia among the 10 largest US gateways. Throughput of Asian...

US import growth shifting to low single-digit pace

Containerized imports are settling into a low single-digit growth rate, after starting the first quarter down 1 percent in the first two months on a...

China tariffs take toll on US Gulf exports

The US Gulf of Mexico ports are enjoying 11.4 percent import growth as the upsizing of vessels on the three...

LA-LB: Battery, natural gas best fits for 2021 truck goals

The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach see battery-electric and natural gas-powered trucks as offering the greatest potential for reducing harmful diesel...

LA-LB congestion easing, but empties remain an issue

Truck turn times, container dwell times, and chassis availability...

NY-NJ truck association picks new president

The Association of Bi-State Motor Carriers, the largest trucking group in the Port of New York and New Jersey has picked Lisa Yakomin to succeed Jeffrey A. Bader,...

US retailers signal strong imports despite tariff threats

Even though tariff fears reached a feverish pitch on Thursday following Trump administration threats to greatly expand tariffs on imports from...

Unreliable ocean service cramps Europe shippers

European shippers plagued by chronic liner schedule reliability — falling to as low as 65 percent on the Asia-Europe trade last year— and a lack of visibility say it hampers their ability to manage inventory levels, hurts...

India's tariff guide for privatized terminals revised

After a prolonged debate, India’s lawmakers have released revised draft tariff guidelines for private terminal operators unfairly disadvantaged by a flawed/complicated revenue-sharing model that the...