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  • LA-LB Port Congestion Expected to Worsen October 26, 2020 We have been experiencing extreme congestion at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. Despite the global pandemic, the ports have had a “record” level of imports this summer. The ports are so busy, containers are being stored at the former Boeing site near Long Beach Airport. The Journal of Commerce has reported that the congestion is expected to worsen over the next two weeks. ...
  • Congestion at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach October 5, 2020 PORT CONGESTION The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are currently experiencing severe congestion, which has been exasperated over the past two weeks. The congestion is resulting in container delays (average over 7 days), increased driver “wait time” (over two hours is the responsibility of our customer), equipment shortages, and terminal yard closures resulting in containers being inaccessible. The congestion results in additional challenges including ...
  • Departure Delays from China September 21, 2020 We are currently seeing extreme departure delays from China. There are numerous reasons for the delays including weather, port congestion, and equipment shortages. Although there are currently no active typhoons, there were several storms that hit China, Korea, and Japan at the end of August and early September. These weather events put many vessels behind schedule. There are also delays due to extreme fog this time ...




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