Port of Long Beach record

Port of Long Beach sees busiest April on record
The Port of Long Beach, California said May 13 it had its busiest April in port history, as volumes increased 10% against the previous record set in April 2021…

Appetite for laden imports into the US was expected to rise in the coming months as coronavirus lockdowns were set to be lifted in North Asian cities starting in mid-May, the port said in a statement May 13.

“Cargo continues to move at a record-setting pace and may not slow down anytime soon,” Port of Long Beach Executive Director Mario Cordero said. “We are preparing for a likely summertime surge as China recovers from an extended shutdown due to COVID-19.”