US ports

Port Canaveral lays off 40% of employees

As the COVID-19 crisis continues, the port Canaveral, central Florida’s seaport and the second largest cruise homeport, will be reducing its employees by more than 40% through layoffs, furloughs and attrition. 

Pennsylvania extends cargo growth incentive program

The Governor of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, announced that the state’s Intermodal Cargo Growth Incentive Program (PICGIP) will be extended through 2022, in comparison to the previous plans of being slated to end of June 2020.

Port of LA sets new cargo handling record

Port of Los Angeles set a new global record for most cargo moves during a single ship call. In fact, 18.465 containers from the MSC Isabella were successfully moved at APM Terminals’ Pier 400.

Port of Mobile deepening project agreement signed

Alabama State Port Authority along with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers shake their hands and inked an agreement in order to enhance the channel’s widening and deepening project at Port of Mobile.

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