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  • 29 August 2018

    Another San Pedro Bay port maintained lower levels of emissions even though its container traffic rose in 2017. 

  • 23 January 2020

    The Port of Long Beach moved more than 7.6 million twenty-foot equivalent units in 2019.

  • 18 July 2016

    South California’s Port of Long Beach recorded a 3.4 percent container volume increase in June 2016 compared to the same month last year, fueled mainly by rising imports.  The port handled 603,339 TEUs during the month. Of those, 313,526 were inbound containers, a gain of 5.5 percent year-over-year. Exports were flat for the month at 128,099 […]

  • 12 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    The Port of Long Beach’s clean-air efforts have resulted in an 87% cut in diesel emissions.

  • 10 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    The second-busiest container port in the United States, Port of Long Beach, continued its winning streak with a 6.3 percent rise in October cargo volume compared to the same month last year. A total of 619,983 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) moved through the port in October. Imports were down 0.8 percent to 307,995 TEUs. Exports increased by 6.5 […]

  • 10 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Port of Long Beach has reported the highest cargo volume for the month of February and extended cargo growth for an 8th consecutive month. During the first two months of 2016, more than 1 million TEUs have moved through the port.  The port saw strong gains during the last month by moving 561,412 […]

  • 21 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Federal officials should forge a comprehensive strategy to defend the nation’s ports from cyber attacks, Port of Long Beach Director of Security Services Randy Parsons told a U.S. House of Representatives committee in testimony earlier this month. Parsons, appearing before the Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee of the Homeland Security Committee, said the maritime […]

  • 21 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Federal officials should forge a comprehensive strategy to defend the nation’s ports from cyber attacks, Port of Long Beach Director of Security Services Randy Parsons told a U.S. House of Representatives committee in testimony earlier this month. Parsons, appearing before the Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee of the Homeland Security Committee, said the maritime […]

  • 29 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Los Angeles District said in its latest release that the Port of Long Beach (POLB) has requested renewal of Regional General Permit (RGP) No. 28 for routine maintenance dredging and disposal, and routine maintenance of in-water structures and facilities. The current RGP 28 will expire on November 13, 2018. […]

  • 16 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Port of Long Beach marked its best-ever first quarter with 3.87 million TEUs handled in the 1st quarter of 2018.

  • 24 August 2016

    Pollution around the Californian Port of Long Beach (POLB) has been reduced over the last decade, however, terminal congestion in the first quarter of 2015 impacted air quality last year, according to the latest study released by the port.  The 2015 annual inventory of port-related air emissions found the port’s actions to curtail pollution have […]

  • 13 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    The US Port of Long Beach handled 8.7 percent more volumes in January 2017 than a year earlier, driven by renewed activity at its largest terminal and extra ships calling ahead of the Lunar New Year. The port’s dockworkers moved a total of 582,689 TEUs during the month, as exports surged by 10.8 percent year-over-year to 118,234 […]

  • 12 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Port of Long Beach gets preliminary approval for a USD 50 million grant for its zero emissions project.

  • 6 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects, Ports & Logistics

    The Port of Long Beach, the USA’s second-busiest container port, has joined the SEA-LNG industry coalition. The Californian port is the third North American port to join the coalition and brings SEA-LNG’s count of port members to a total of seven, the coalition said in a statement on Tuesday. These ports are among the top […]

  • 6 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Long Beach (POLB) said in their latest release that the third and final phase of the Middle Harbor Terminal Redevelopment Project is underway and on track to be completed on time and on budget. When finished, the facility operated by Long Beach Container Terminal (LBCT) will be a 311-acre modern marvel equipped […]

  • 15 December 2016

    Shifting alliance routes and the Hanjin bankruptcy continued to affect US Port of Long Beach (POLB) volumes in November 2016, when container traffic was 13.8 percent lower than the same month last year. A total of 534,308 TEU units was moved through the harbor last month, compared to 619,699 TEUs seen in November 2015. November […]

  • 20 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Import volume was down 2.7 percent, while exports were up 2.1 percent at the Port of Long Beach in February, compared to the same month last year. Overall cargo volume dipped 2.6 percent due to an 8.3 percent decline in empty containers. A total of 517,173 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) moved through the Port of […]

  • 29 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved a $748 million budget for the Port of Long Beach in the next fiscal year, with more than 60 percent set aside to continue a modernization program that is the largest of any U.S. seaport. The budget will be now presented to the Long Beach City […]

  • 18 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    Col. Aaron Barta, commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District, along with representatives from the Corps LA District’s project delivery team and the Port of Long Beach officials, held a public meetings November 13 at the Port of Long Beach Administration building in Long Beach, California. Representatives from both the Corps […]

  • 10 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Southern California’s Port of Long Beach needed one month to improve its all-time-highest container volumes recorded in July, making August of 2015 the busiest month ever in the port’s 104-year history. However, the record volumes in August included 206,625 empty containers, a 42.1 percent increase compared to the same month a year earlier. Cargo volume, measured by the number of containers […]

  • 14 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Cargo container volumes surged through California’s Port of Long Beach in July, with an 18.4 percent increase over the same month in 2014, making July a record month in the port’s 104-year history. The port’s terminals moved 690,244 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) in July. Imports jumped to 345,912 TEUs, a 16.2 percent increase from […]

  • 19 May 2015

    Container cargo flow through Southern California’s Port of Long Beach increased 7.9 percent in April compared to the same month last year, leading to the busiest April for the port in nine years. A total of 614,860 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) of containerized cargo were moved through the Port in April. Imports reached 317,376 TEUs, […]