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Port congestion and delays at NY & NJ port – APM Terminals takes measures

Hapag-Lloyd announced an update on the New York/New Jersey port terminal congestion and its delays in container handling currently experienced by all carriers. The German company has been monitoring closely how the situation is developing and requesting updates on the corrective actions that terminals are implementing to alleviate its congestion …

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U.S. West Coast terminal congestion

In anticipation of impending tariffs on Chinese imports into the U.S. and consequently, larger and extra loader vessels are being employed to accommodate the increased volumes, the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles are being overwhelmed with unprecedented import volumes. Although the ports are trying to effectively manage this …

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Severe congestion at Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach

Due to unprecedented pre-Lunar New Year inbound volumes, Los Angeles and Long Beach ports are experiencing extreme congestion. The volume increase is creating a vicious cycle encompassing: 1. Port delays The congestion and added vessel calls are creating labor shortage at the West Coast terminals. Vessels generally have to wait …

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“Cebu Port congestion getting absurd”

CEBU, Philippines — Port operations need to be dispersed out of Cebu City as it is getting congested already. Presidential Assistant for Visayas Michael Dino said the situation at the Cebu International Port (CIP) is starting to get “absurd”. “Our existing container port is situated in a congested corridor of …

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Ctg port’s congestion due to recent strike

Turnaround time at the Chattogram port has sharply increased because of a recent two-day countrywide transport strike, leading to vessel congestion and cancellation of berthing schedules. At least seven vessels had to prolong their stay at jetties as containers meant for exports could not be brought in for the absence …

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Lapena: “Empty containers not causing any congestion at MICP”

Empty containers staying at the container yard of the Manila International Container Port (MICP) are not causing any congestion, Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña said Tuesday, debunking port congestion reports. “I would like to inform the public that the reports of port congestion is not true. It is a perception,” Lapeña …

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