Container traffic at West Coast ports declined 3 percent in October compared to the same month last year. Imports were down 4 percent and exports dropped 2 percent.
Port of Oakland
08 Apr 2013
Deborah Ale Flint, Port of Oakland’s acting executive director, will join the California state trade mission to China, which will be led by California’s Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr. and coordinated by the Bay Area Council.
02 Apr 2013
Port of Oakland staff has provided a progress update on revisions to policy pertaining to members of the Oakland Board of Port Commissioners, including corrective steps to promote accountability.
25 Mar 2013
The Port of Oakland’s containerized throughput rose 12.4 percent year-over-year in February, according to data from the port.
18 Mar 2013
The Oakland Board of Port Commissioners has approved hiring a new Social Responsibility Division director and a new chief technology officer.
14 Mar 2013
The Port of Stockton, Calif., has selected SSA Marine to manage its terminal for the new M-580 Highway Corridor service.
28 Feb 2013
Canada’s West Coast container ports saw robust growth in 2012 while for the most part their U.S. counterparts stagnated or declined, according to analysis of each port’s published data. The result is that Canada’s share of total West Coast volumes is growing.
22 Feb 2013
Drayage rates in Northern California could increase 20 to 30 percent this year, driven by a shortage of capacity and incr
05 Feb 2013
Container volumes at West Coast ports increased 4 percent in December, but 2012 overall was a lackluster year as the total of import and export containers increased only 2 percent from 2011.
09 Jan 2013
Japanese carrier Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has announced changes to its APX service, which runs between North America and Europe, and CNY service, which travels between Asia and the U.S. East Coast and West Coast and Panama.
02 Jan 2013
Ocean carrier U.S. Lines has improved cutoff times for its weekly PSW-1 service from Oakland, Calif., and Los Angeles to Australia and New Zealand, starting immediately.
20 Dec 2012
APL is completing negotiations with SSA Marine to move its Northern California vessel operations from Eagle Marine Servic