Port Of Long Beach Moves More Than 900K TEUs In A Month, First Time In Its 110-Year History

port of long beach

The Port of Long Beach continued its unprecedented streak of single-month records in May by moving more than 900,000 cargo containers for the first time in its 110-year history.

Dockworkers and terminal operators processed 907,216 twenty-foot equivalent units in May and broke the previous “best month” record set in March 2021 by 66,829 TEUs. Trade was up 44.4% from May 2020.

Imports jumped 42.3% to 444,736 TEUs and exports saw a relatively flat increase of 0.6% to 135,345 TEUs. Empty containers...


Leave a Comment

Join Our Newsletter
Enter your email to receive a weekly round-up of shipping news.