TITLE

CHASSIS PUSH PORTS TO THE BRINK

AUTHOR(S)
Mongelluzzo, Bill
PUB. DATE
September 2014
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);9/29/2014, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on chassis shortage at U.S. ports in 2014. It makes reference to the diversion of container carrier APL Norway from Los Angeles, California port to Mexico to highlight the problem brought about by the divestment of chassis by shipping lines. It discusses chassis crisis in port complexes, Los Angeles-Long Beach, California and New York-New Jersey leading to port congestion, delays in freight delivery and additional costs for terminal operators.
ACCESSION #
98612808

 

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