Port of Los Angeles Plans Fees to Encourage Clearing Empty Containers

Port of Los Angeles Plans Fees to Encourage Clearing Empty Containers

December 31,2021 –TheMaritimeExecutive.com

In the latest effort to clear some of the congestion at the container terminals, the Port of Los Angeles said it plans to begin charging a fee to ocean carriers that allow empty containers to linger for nine days or longer. This latest effort comes as the port has delayed for two months its fee on long dwell import containers, with port officials now complaining that the empties are the primary offender taking up space in the port and its off-site storage yards.

LEARN MORE

Hits: 0

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *