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    Port of Oakland Launches Smart Phone Apps for Harbor Truckers

    Oakland, CA – April 5, 2016: The Port of Oakland today introduced two smart phone applications that could transform containerized cargo handling at seaports. The apps provide a highly anticipated tech-based calculation of harbor trucker turn times – an elusive industry metric. “We know of no other port measuring trucker

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    Port Industry Expects Growth in 2016

    At the 12th annual “Pulse of the Ports Peak Season Forecast,” panelists told the audience of about 550 people that cargo growth should continue through 2016 even though uncertainty remains as the economy and industry continue to evolve. One of the panelists, Senior Economist Mario Moreno, IHS Maritime & Trade,

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    Wildlife Conservation Board Awards Port of San Diego $3.3 million for Shelter Island Boat Launch Improvements

    The Port of San Diego has been awarded a grant in the amount of $3,350,000 from the California Natural Resources Agency, Department of Fish and Wildlife, Wildlife Conservation Board for the Shelter Island Boat Launch Facility Improvement Project. The award was officially accepted by the Board of Port Commissioners at

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    The State of California’s Container Ports

    California’s system of commercial operating, publicly-owned ports includes three of the nation’s largest container ports and eight niche ports serving as a major gateway for cargo movement in the United States. California’s ports handle nearly 40% of containerized imports and 30% of the nation’s exports.  Container facilities include the Ports

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