LA, Long Beach Ports Report Big Gains for August

LA, Long Beach Ports Report Big Gains for August

September 21,2020 — LABusinessJournal.com

The busy season at the San Pedro Bay Port Complex is off to a good start, with both ports reporting cargo volume increases for August. The Port of Los Angeles handled 961,833 twenty-foot-equivalent units of cargo in August, beating out its previous volume record set in October 2018, and 12% more than in August 2019. Imports increased year over year by 18% to 516,286 TEUs, exports were down 10.2% to 131,429 TEUs, and the volume of empty containers was up 13.3% to 314,118 TEUs.

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