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SeaPort Manatee economic impact surges 30% in two years

- General News
SeaPort Manatee’s annual economic impact has surged to more than $5.1 billion, up 30 percent from just two years earlier, while the number of jobs generated by the seaport has grown more than 37 percent, to 37,287, according to a study report released today.

Port of Long Beach has record activity in July

- General News
The Port of Long Beach had its busiest July on record despite a cooldown in consumer spending.

Oakland: The bizarro port

- Analysis
How bad is the Port of Oakland? The Almond Express should tell us something.

Port of Oakland reopens

- General News
The Port of Oakland reopened for business as usual on Monday, July 25.

PhilaPort unveils plans for $3.5B investments

- General News
PhilaPort is excited to share our vision for the Port’s future anticipated capital need.

USDA partners with Houston port, Northwest Seaport Alliance to ease port congestion

- General News
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced plans to increase capacity for exporting chilled and frozen agricultural commodities at the Port of Houston in Houston, Texas, to help improve service for shippers of U.S. grown agricultural commodities.

Port of Oakland volume declines as Shanghai struggles with lockdowns

- General News
Port of Oakland cargo volume is down in 2022, a consequence principally of China’s COVID crackdown and its ripple effect on ocean carrier scheduling.

Senators urge help for congested farm shipments

- Analysis
West Coast port delays have drawn the attention of California’s two U.S. senators, Dianne Feinstein and Alex Padilla.

Near-record import levels expected at U.S. ports as congestion continues

- General News
Imports at the nation’s major retail container ports are expected to be at near-record levels this spring and summer as consumer demand and supply chain challenges continue to result in congestion, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.

Chile adds new port for fruit shipments to U.S. West Coast

- International
The port of Talcahuano, Chile, saw the first shipment of 9,210 pallets of fresh fruit sail on the Jorgen Reefer last week, which was carried out by its concessionaire (San Vicente Terminal International), marking a milestone that adds a new option for the Chilean national agriculture.