Posted 07/01 · 08:07 AM · LM EditorialI’m not sure who said it, but it’s one of my favorite lines when it comes to putting the current market environment into perspective: You don’t know where you’re going unless you know where you’ve been.
Posted 07/01 · 07:05 AM · LM EditorialResponding to shipper concerns, the West Coast MTO Agreement (WCMTOA) announced it will postpone until August 1 its planned adjustment to the Traffic Mitigation Fee at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
Posted 07/01 · 06:38 AM · LM EditorialThe Port of Long Beach, which has been promoting free market solutions to address air pollution concerns for some time, is celebrating the nation’s Independence Day weekend by closing an irksome contractual loophole
Posted 06/21 · 08:16 AM · LM EditorialThe Port of San Francisco, which ceded major container operations to its cross-bay rival, the Port of Oakland, many years ago, is getting back to basics.
Posted 06/17 · 11:50 AM · LM EditorialAs many leading ocean carrier executives have noted recently, sharper shipper expectations are driving disruptive change in the industry
Posted 06/09 · 08:59 AM · LM EditorialWhile labor costs and “green” initiatives may be making West Coast ports less dominant in the coming years, they are hardly at risk, said a prominent industry analyst.
Posted 06/09 · 07:30 AM · LM EditorialProposed legislation in California that would make that state’s ports less competitive with other Pacific Rim and Gulf ports is being opposed by The International Warehouse Logistics Association
Posted 06/07 · 03:31 PM · LM EditorialIn a move to contain costs and sustain service, the West Coast MTO Agreement announced it will raise the current Traffic Mitigation Fee at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
Posted 06/07 · 01:27 PM · LM EditorialThe tired old cliché, “thinking outside the box,” takes on new meaning when invoked by the world’s leading container shipping company
Posted 05/27 · 09:23 AM · LM EditorialThe San Francisco Heritage Foundation maintains that Port City (by Michael Corbett; San Francisco Architectural Heritage, 248 pages; $65.00) represents a first in terms of providing a comprehensive story of the Port of San Francisco.