Yearly Archives: 2014

Terrible Congestion at Los Angeles and Long Beach Ports

Congestion at Los Angeles and Long Beach ports due to chassis shortages are causing at least a 2 1/2 hour delay for drivers to pick up containers. Dray carriers have not yet begun passing those costs off, but it can

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US West Coast Port Workers Will Be Off Contract Starting Tuesday Expect Shipping Delays

The contract between the West Coast Longshoreman’s Union and shipping lines expires at 5:00 PM, July 1, 2014. Negotiations are still underway. Even without a stoppage, delays are expected from work slow downs as has happened previously. Read entire International

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