Cargo Record Nears at Port of Long Beach

Cargo Record Nears at Port of Long Beach

November tally increases as docks remain busy Cargo volume continued to rise at the Port of Long Beach in November, setting the stage for a second consecutive calendar year record. The Port handled 621,835 …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Long Beach Moves 8 Million TEUs in Fiscal Year

Port of Long Beach Moves 8 Million TEUs in Fiscal Year

The Port of Long Beach closed out the 2018 fiscal year having handled 8,000,929 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) during the previous 12 months, the most ever, representing a 10.7 percent increase over fiscal year …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Long Beach Sees Cargo Dip

Port of Long Beach Sees Cargo Dip

Volumes so far this year up 9.4 percent over record 2017 Container volumes at the Port of Long Beach were 1.9 percent lower in August compared to the same month the year before. Image courtesy of Port of Long …
Sep 11, 2018 /  Curious
July Container Volumes Dip in Long Beach

July Container Volumes Dip in Long Beach

Overall trade still up for year; July 2017 broke record The Port of Long Beach saw a decline in container volumes in July compared to the same month a year ago, which hit a historic high that has since been …
Aug 13, 2018 /  Curious
GE Transportation Technology Pilot Project Begins at Port of Long Beach to Improve Cargo Flow

GE Transportation Technology Pilot Project Begins at Port of Long Beach to Improve Cargo Flow

A pilot project between GE Transportation (NYSE:GE) and the Port of Long Beach to enhance advance planning at the busiest port complex in North America is officially underway. Over the next two months, stakeholders …
Aug 10, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Long Beach Receives Zero-Emissions Equipment Grant

Port of Long Beach Receives Zero-Emissions Equipment Grant

As part of its commitment to transition to zero-emissions operations, the Port of Long Beach will use a $5.3 million grant from the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to deploy hydrogen- and electric-powered …
Jul 12, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Long Beach has its busiest May in its 107-year history

Port of Long Beach has its busiest May in its 107-year history

Trade surges ahead of peak summer shipping season The Port of Long Beach had the busiest May in its 107-year history, as dockworkers handled 687,427 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) of containerized cargo, an …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Long Beach releases draft study of proposed Toyota terminal renovation

Port of Long Beach releases draft study of proposed Toyota terminal renovation

The Port of Long Beach released a draft study last Thursday examining a proposal by Toyota Logistics Services to reconfigure its facility at Pier B and build a renewable fuel-cell power plant and hydrogen fueling …
Jun 11, 2018 /  Curious
Long Beach Named Best Green Seaport Worldwide

Long Beach Named Best Green Seaport Worldwide

International award recognizes Port’s environmental achievements The Port of Long Beach was recognized recently as the “Best Green Seaport” in the world at the 32nd annual Asian Freight & Supply …
Jun 5, 2018 /  Curious
April Cargo at Port of Long Beach Rises Nearly 11 Percent

April Cargo at Port of Long Beach Rises Nearly 11 Percent

Container count through first four months surpasses record 2017 Four months into 2018, the Port of Long Beach has moved 2.5 million twenty-foot equivalent units, an amount more than 17 percent above last year’s …
May 15, 2018 /  Curious