Port of Oakland

The Port of Oakland calls for the return of vessel services

The Port of Oakland has called on shipping lines to reroute cargo to the port to help drive vessels away from the ongoing congestion issue on the West, Gulf and East Coast of the US. The port has reiterated that it is congestion-free and urged the restoration of shipping services that have bypassed the region […]


Port of Oakland regains key Asia ship route

The Port of Oakland has regained a key Asia shipping route from Japanese shipping giant Ocean Network Express (ONE). Singapore-based ONE is bringing back its PS5 service, which connects the US West Coast to ports in Tokyo and China, to the Port of Oakland as of 13 November 2021 after it was initially cut from […]

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Port of Oakland reveals new giant crane

The Port of Oakland has revealed its new and huge ship-to-shore crane (STS) which started operating this week at its Ben E. Nutter Terminal. The terminal is run by Everport Terminal Services, Inc. which invested in the new crane to enhance its maritime infrastructure at the port. “New container cranes help keep the Port of […]

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Port of Oakland secures first-call service with MSC

The Port of Oakland has secured its fourth first-call service in 2021 with shipping liners MSC launching a route from Oakland to Southeast Asia from 6 November. The route will link Oakland with ports in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam and will provide further opportunities for Oakland to grow its import business. “We’re excited to […]

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Port of Oakland import volume increases despite fewer vessel calls

Even though the Port of Oakland has faced a reduction in vessel services, according to data released on 17 September, the port has seen an increase in import volume reaching 97,850 TEU in August 2021. The new figures sees an increase of 1.6% compared to the same period in 2020. According to a statement from […]