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August Import Fuel Cargo Surge at Port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles processed 961,833 TEUs in August, the first monthly cargo increase in a year. The 12% gain in cargo was driven by imports, which eclipsed 500,000 TEUs for the first time. The overall monthly volumes were the strongest ever at the Port of Los Angeles. Year to date, cargo has decreased 11.7% compared to 2019. “In May we saw our lowest container volumes in more than a ... [+]

Port of Los Angeles Introduces ‘The Signal’

Port of Los Angeles Introduces New Data Tool, ‘The Signal’ The Port of Los Angeles will begin distributing and publishing key dashboard data from Wabtec’s Port Optimizer™ so that all supply chain stakeholders have easy access and can use the forward-looking information to better plan and prepare for inbound cargo. “We’re ... [+]

Port of Los Angeles to work Manufacturers/Technology Association

The Port of Los Angeles and the California Manufacturers & Technology Association (CMTA) have formed a partnership to help support both organizations’ efforts to manage and further streamline the supply and provision of personal protective equipment (PPE) during the current COVID-19 pandemic. The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) also calls for ... [+]

Port of Los Angeles July Volumes Strongest of 2020

The Port of Los Angeles moved 856,389 TEUs in July, the busiest month thus far of 2020. It was also the second-best July in the Port’s history, trailing July 2019 by 6.1%. “Fewer canceled sailings and 11 additional ‘ad hoc’ or unscheduled ship calls helped drive both imports and exports higher ... [+]

Port of Los Angeles Former Harbor Commission Passes

Jaime L. Lee, President, Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners, issued this statement on May 13: "The Port of Los Angeles and Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners are saddened to hear of the passing of S. David Freeman, a pioneer for environmental advocacy. As president of the Harbor Commission ... [+]

First Quarter Volumes Drop 18.5% at Port of LA

The Port of Los Angeles moved 449,568 TEUs in March, a 30.9% decrease compared to last year. For the first quarter of 2020, volumes have decreased 18.5% compared to 2019. It was the lowest amount of monthly cargo moving through the Port since February 2009. “We’ve had two serious shocks to ... [+]

Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Video Statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Video Statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XrtnsK9iQsc&feature=youtu.be [+]

Port of Los Angeles, Port Authority of Nagoya, Japan sign MOU

The Port of Los Angeles and Port Authority of Nagoya, Japan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to further cooperate and exchange information on projects focused on operational efficiency and environmental sustainability. “International cooperation among ports is essential to assuring that our global supply chain and ports of entry ... [+]

Port of Los Angeles cargo February volumes drop 22.9%; declines expected to continue in March

The Port of Los Angeles moved 544,037 TEUs in February, a 22.9% decrease compared to last year. “While cargo volumes are important, the coronavirus is first and foremost a public health crisis that needs to be brought under control with the collaboration of governments and medical experts from around the world,” ... [+]

Port of Los Angeles Sees Volumes Decrease 5.4% in January

The Port of Los Angeles moved 806,144 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) in January, a 5.4% decrease compared to last year. “We anticipated that tariffs would continue to impact cargo volumes as we moved into 2020, and our January volumes reflect that ongoing trend,” said Port of Los Angeles Executive Director ... [+]

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