California Takes Action to Relieve Record-Setting Port Congestion

California Takes Action to Relieve Record-Setting Port Congestion

October 21,2021 –MaritimeExecutive.com

The Southern California port complex set five new records yesterday alone, with the Marine Exchange of Southern California reporting that they expected the record levels to rise and then remain steady. In the October 20 update, they reported that 25 vessels of all types were scheduled to arrive in the next three days. This comes in addition to a record 161 vessels in port with a record 106 either at anchor or holding out at sea because the anchorages are full. The other records included 50 vessels in holding areas, including 39 containerships, and a total of 103 container ships either at berth or waiting offshore.

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