shipping ports

Trucks wait at a port with little room to grow

Jun 17, 2015
Truckers wait for hours to pick up containers at Port Newark-Elizabeth.
Posted In: shipping ports, trucking, infrastructure
Hanjin shipping containers arrive at the Port of Portland in 2010.

Shipping firms' departures sink Port of Portland

Apr 7, 2015
The pullouts by Hanjin and Hapag-Lloyd threaten the port's container business.
Posted In: shipping, shipping ports, container ship, Portland, shipping costs

West Coast ports resume loading and unloading

Feb 17, 2015
...but dealing with backlog at West Coast docks could take weeks
Posted In: shipping ports, labor force, strike

Port wars heat up as East Coast raises the bar

Sep 16, 2013
East Coast ports are upgrading their infrastructure to accommodate increased freight expected after the 2015 expansion of the Panama Canal. West Coast ports have to ship up in order to compete.
Posted In: shipping ports, Panama Canal, cargo, transport