LA/LB ports to test expanded night, weekend hours

A truck driving through large stacks of containers at a port.

Facing an unprecedented shipping crisis, ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach on Friday announced their intent to extend operating hours at truck gates in an effort to reduce a massive backlog of containers gumming up retail, manufacturing and agricultural supply chains.

The Port of Long Beach is drawing up a pilot program for drayage trucks to retrieve and return containers at night, while the Port of Los Angeles is coordinating a weekend gate program, dubbed Accelerate Cargo LA, that will...

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/lalb-ports-to-test-expanded-night-weekend-hours

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