The latest news and insight on the current state of U.S. Ports, including infrastructure investment, new services, labor issues, and global trade volumes.
Posted 09/15 · 01:19 PM · LM Editorial
August volumes for the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach were both down compared to the same timeframe in 2010.
Posted 09/15 · 09:18 AM · LM Editorial
Daily Maersk, the Danish carrier’s new service on the Asia–North Europe trade lane, will dramatically change the way shipping is done overseas. But can the same be said for calls to the States?
Posted 09/13 · 07:49 AM · LM Editorial
At the same time, however, Maersk and other carriers may soon be holding shippers accountable for freight that is promised, but does not appear
Posted 09/11 · 09:42 PM · LM Editorial
Port and industry leaders gathered in Seattle for the 100th Annual Convention of the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) paused for a moment of silence on Sunday to honor those lost in the tragic event of 9/11.
Posted 09/09 · 09:45 AM · LM Editorial
Organized labor is showing bad faith with its blatant disregard for law and property at the The Port of Long View this week
Posted 09/07 · 08:02 AM · LM Editorial
As the Massachusetts Port Authority was bracing itself for Hurricane Irene late last month, its executive director shared some of the plans in place for growth in 2012 and beyond.
Posted 09/06 · 08:34 AM · LM Editorial
In its August report, Cass data indicated that shipments at 1.143 were down 3.7 percent compared to July, with shipments topping the 1.0 mark for the 15th straight month since May 2010, when shipments moved above the 1.0 mark for the first time since November 2008.
Posted 09/01 · 09:32 AM · LM Editorial
Seaports are essential to economic prosperity, and federal funding pays dividends for our country
Posted 08/31 · 04:09 PM · LM Editorial
Some of the world’s biggest importers and exporters announced that is has engaged Maersk Line in response to the ocean carrier’s recently announced “Manifesto”
Posted 08/23 · 08:03 PM · LM Editorial
Since the Massachusetts Port Authority first announced a new weekly cargo service connecting Boston with Halifax, Nova Scotia last June, shippers have been keen on learning more about the “New England-Halifax Shuttle.”