Port of Los Angeles, USA

Port of Los Angeles predicts to finish 2021 handling around 10.7 million TEU

The Port of Los Angeles has predicted to end 2021 handling between 10.7 million TEU and 10.8 million TEU, its best mark in history. In the port’s year-end assessment for 2021, Gene Seroka, Executive Director of the Port of Los Angeles, outlined his predictions on port performance as the year draws to a close. While […]

Port of Los Angeles issues call for zero-emissions truck proposals

The Port of Los Angeles has issued a Request For Proposals (RFP) seeking one or more teams of trucking companies and truck manufacturers to demonstrate zero-emissions short-haul drayage trucks. The Port is offering up to $300,000 per truck toward the cost of 10 zero-emissions trucks and related infrastructure, with $3 million total in grant funding available. Proposals […]

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Port of Los Angeles continues record-year pace with 900,000 TEU October

The Port of Los Angeles processed 902,644 TEU in October – a decrease of 8% compared to 2020. Year to date, overall cargo volume has increased 22% compared to 2020. Along with other west coast ports, Los Angeles has considered to introduce a long-term dwell fee for containers lingering in a terminal for nine days […]

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Port of Los Angeles accelerates zero-emissions truck efforts

The Port of Los Angeles has announced it will begin collecting its Clean Truck Fund (CTF) Rate to help speed its transition to a zero-emissions port. The move was approved by the Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners and will see revenues funding zero-emissions trucks and associated infrastructure to further the ports’ goal of zero-emissions […]

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Port of Los Angeles reports clean air in 2020

The Port of Los Angeles has reported that it ended 2020 with a net reduction in air pollution after it released its Inventory of Air Emissions for the year. The annual inventory measures the progress of the port’s strategies for reducing pollution from all sources related to its operations, including ships, trucks, locomotives, harbour craft […]