A new CA law effective January 2023 limits Marine Terminals and Equipment Providers from assessing Demurrage & Detention fees on Trucking Companies, Shippers, or other Intermediaries that hold equipment beyond the allowed free time if the causes are beyond their control.
A new CA law, AB 2406 limits Marine Terminals from assessing Demurrage & Detention fees on Trucking Companies, Shippers, or other Intermediaries which hold equipment beyond the allowed free time if the causes are beyond their control.
The Port of Long Beach became the first West Coast Port to refuel an LNG powered container ship in August, with the Pasha Hawaii’s MV George III maiden voyage.
The greater Phoenix area has become a viable alternative to Southern California for big box warehouses and distribution centers.
Despite just a modest rise in consumer spending nationally, the Port of Long Beach reported its busiest July on record.
In the aftermath of the indiscriminate lockdowns in major manufacturing hubs in China, most western companies are examining reshoring and other alternative sourcing options.