Port of Long Beach CEO said ports are in a "perfect position" to play this role.
Stochastic transportation modeling more like ‘human mind’ as it embraces variability, not averages.
Pacific Maritime Association says slowdown is crippling ports of Tacoma and Seattle.
Carriers are benefiting from lower oil prices, but face capacity overhang.
Hueneme CEO says port could offer relieve valve for congestion.
Analysts from IHS Maritime & Trade predict continued increases in fatal incidents in both the shipping and passenger sectors.