PMA says it is not close to a new contract with the ILWU.
ILWU says it may take between eight to 10 days to unload a ship because of limits on longshore hiring.
The carrier dropped a call to Savannah in favor of a new call to New Orleans on its Victory Bridge service.
Port director's tenure has seen projects to deepen harbor, raise Bayonne Bridge, expand marine terminals and intermodal rail.
Hueneme CEO says port could offer relief valve for congestion.
Consensus shows better growth than other parts of world.