Effective March 23rd, 2009 – Ports America New Orleans will be open to truck traffic Monday – Thursday for export, import, empty container pick ups and deliveries. However, gate and container yard operations will no longer be accessible on Fridays. Operating hours will remain the same Monday – Thursday opening at 0700, working through lunchtime, closing […]
Marine terminal operators at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are reporting that most import cargo is being properly claimed using PortCheck. However, export cargo is experiencing delays. Cargo must be claimed with PortCheck. “Exporters” are urged to claim their cargo with PortCheck to avoid delays and being turned away at the gate.
Choosing the right container service for your exports can take a little research and some of the lesser known niche shipping lines may offer better or faster service than some of their larger competition. If you’re shipping to Turkey, here’s one to consider: Turkon America Line, offering weekly sailings between the US and Turkey with quick […]