Complete coverage of the latest Material Handling technologies with a focus on plastic and nestable pallet totes and wire and mesh bulk containers.
Posted 09/21 · 01:32 PM · LM Editorial
The Port of Oakland said today it’s nearly a third of the way through its annual maintenance dredging program for 2015.
Posted 09/14 · 12:20 PM · LM Editorial
With the approach of Peak Season, California’s third largest container port reports increased import volumes.
Posted 09/14 · 10:46 AM · LM Editorial
As one might expect, The Third Annual Global Supply Chain Excellence Summit staged by the USC Marshal School of Business last week placed a major focus on Southern California ports.
Posted 09/09 · 08:16 AM · LM Editorial
Carriers see a bottom in the market, expect pent-up Q4 demand ahead, as rates hover at or near below-cost levels.
Posted 09/08 · 09:20 AM · LM Editorial
Container shipping companies have had plenty of reasons to avoid inbound calls to California’s Port of Oakland and Port of Richmond this year, including labor disruptions caused by truckers and longshoremen. But the latest concern is being generated by a group of waterfront professionals who are only too eager to work…for extraordinary salaries.
Posted 09/03 · 08:25 AM · LM Editorial
The Clean Cargo Working Group (CCWG) has released a report indicating that in 2014 average CO2 emissions in the global container shipping trades declined 8.4 percent from the year before.
Posted 09/02 · 08:41 AM · LM Editorial
Six straight days without a ship waiting for berth
Posted 09/01 · 08:35 AM · LM Editorial
The proposed merger of Cosco and CSCL could spark further container consolidation
Posted 08/27 · 07:52 PM · LM Editorial
While the Port of Oakland agrees that Saturday gate operations might ease congestion, they have a few "concerns" of their own
Posted 08/27 · 07:49 PM · LM Editorial
The four international marine container terminals at the Port of Oakland have announced they are developing a program to operate their terminal gates on Saturdays to reduce weekday congestion at the port.