Bad shipper experience could result in long-term cargo diversion, according to port economist John Martin.
Southern California container terminals clear backlog in wake of tentative ILWU contract.
Speaking to U.S. footwear and apparel importers, the FMC Chairman expounded on the commission's decision to release a report on detention, demurrage and free time earlier this week.
Port of New York and New Jersey terminals have seen additional containers from "extra loaders."
Schnitzer Steel and Bed Bath & Beyond say the labor slowdown and resulting port congestion hurt business.
Five-year contract now goes to rank and file union members for a ratification vote.
U.S. ports and economy can't afford a repeat of West Coast port slowdown, according to the heads of Commerce, the NRF and NAM.
Dissidents worry about future of the "last militant union in the U.S.”
ILWU leader makes pitch for more training and 24-hour operations at the congested California port.
Speaking to an LA Chamber event in Washington, the official who brokered the Feb. 23 labor deal said LA Mayor Garcetti and Port Director Seroka were instrumental in solving the crisis-level contract talks.
House and Senate committees voted last week to extend the expiring trade preference programs.
Coast Guard organizations of Italy and Malta, along with merchant vessels, are bearing the brunt of rescue operations for migrants at sea.
Hutchison Port Holdings plans to invest $303 million by 2019 to expand the Oman International Container Terminal at the Port of Sohar, quadrupling container handling capacity at the port.
Recent growth of the Barcelona-based online freight forwarder has been propelled by $1.4 million in Series B funding.
The U.S. and European Union highlighted reforms in the garment industry following the 2013 factory collapse at a commemorative event.