Port of New York and New Jersey sees ninth month of cargo growth

The Port of New York and New Jersey and New Jersey’s seaport cargo volumes increased for the ninth month in a row to reach 18% above pre-COVID-19 pandemic levels in April 2021. In a statement, the Port said it still projects a $3 billion loss for the 24-month period covering March 2020 and March 2022 […]

Port of New York-New Jersey shows resilience in face of pandemic

Port of New York-New Jersey shows resilience in face of pandemic

The Port of New York-New Jersey’s TEU traffic increased by 16% year-on-year (YoY) in January 2021, demonstrating what the Port Authority described as “resilience” in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement, the Port Authority said it moved 721,284 TEU in January as its container segment was the only area of its operations […]

New York-New Jersey port chief quarantined after catching coronavirus

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has confirmed its Executive Director Rick Cotton has tested positive for coronavirus and is currently in self-isolation. Thee announcement comes after New York Governor Andrew Cuomo was widely quoted in US national media saying Cotton had caught the virus. According to CNN and CNBC, Cuomo revealed […]