Tuesday, December 1st, 2020
Home » Tag Archives: POLA

Tag Archives: POLA

VIDEO: Port of Los Angeles cargo volume plunge 30% in May

Screen grab. Business man. Port in background

PortandTerminal.com, June 10, 2020 Executive Director Gene Seroka announced the May 2020 container volumes in a news briefing today. LOS ANGELES, CA – Cargo volume at the Port of Los Angeles fell by nearly third in May as trade continues to be impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and lingering trade war with China, dashing hopes of a rebound. Executive Director …

Read More »

Port of Los Angeles Adopts $1.5 Billion Fiscal Year 2020/21 Budget

PortandTerminal.com, June 5, 2020 The budget is based on expectations of slower cargo volumes in the near term (decreasing by approximately 15.6%) and a continued slowdown in the worldwide economy, due to market uncertainties related to the COVID-19 pandemic and lingering impacts from the 2019 trade war. LOS ANGELES, CA – The Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved …

Read More »

#PROGRESS: Ports of Long Beach, L.A. unveil new zero-emission vehicles

PortandTerminal.com, October 3, 2019 LOS ANGELES, CA – The ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles will soon deploy new zero-emissions vehicles at some of their terminals, as they continue testing technology that will help them become more eco-friendly, officials at the twin port complex announced separately Wednesday, Oct. 2. Both ports have made it their goal to fully transition from …

Read More »

Score one for humans. LA City Council rejects APM automation permit

PortandTerminal.com, July 1, 2019 The Los Angeles City Council on Friday voted unanimously to veto the construction permit for an automation project at APM Terminals’ Pier 400 Los Angeles, CA – Siding with dockworkers fearful of losing their jobs to robots, the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously 12-0 on Friday to overrule a permit that would have allowed for the use …

Read More »