Port and Terminal Congestion Update

May 4, 2024
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*This is not an official announcement or letter from any steamship lines, rail companies or other third parties.

 

-Los Angeles, CA

  • Some containers are taking 2~3+ weeks for rail loading at port due to the lack of the rail car availability and increased cargo volumes.
  • Trapac Terminal is currently experiencing more congestion.

 

 

-Tacoma, WA

  • Congestion is a result of rail car shortages and increased cargo volumes.
  • Some containers are taking 2 + weeks for rail loading at port

 

-Vancouver, BC

  •                  Some containers are taking 1~2 + weeks for rail loading at port due to the rail car shortages.

 

-Information in regards to possible strikes for Canada Rail

  • Until  another meeting will happen in the week of 5/13/24 for each CN and CP rail, we will not know the final decision of whether CN and CP rail strike will take place or not.
  • Currently the majority of both CN and CP rail’s unions have voted for the strike.
  • Depending on the decision on the week of 05/13/24, strike may start as early as 5/22/24.
  • We will keep you posted.
Los Angeles / Long Beach, CA 04/08 04/15 04/22 04/29
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 0 0 0.8 0.8
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 4.6 6.2 4.5 3.4
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 0 0 0 0
Tacoma / Seattle, WA 04/08 04/15 04/22 04/29
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 1 1 1.5 1
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 2.8 5 6.7 2.7
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 0 0 0 0
Vancouver, Canada 04/08 04/15 04/22 04/29
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 2 2 0.3 1.7
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 6.1 5.8 4.6 5.6
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 3 1 1 1
Oakland, CA 04/08 04/15 04/22 04/29
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 0.5 0.5 2 1.5
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 2 1.1 3.5 1.8
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 3 1 5 4
Savannah, GA 04/08 04/15 04/22 04/29
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 3 3 3 3
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 2.2 2.8 8.8 2.2
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 5 7 8 11
Houston, TX 04/08 04/15 04/22 04/29
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 3 2 1 0
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 0.8 7 3.3 5.1
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 1 3 1 2
Charleston, SC 04/08 04/15 04/22 04/29
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 1 3 1 1
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 1.2 2 NA 4.3
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 2 4 0 2
New York 04/08 04/15 04/22 04/29
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 1 1.5 0.5 1
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 1.4 2.6 5.8 0.8
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 0 0 0 0
Norfolk, VA 04/08 04/15 04/22 04/29
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 1 2 2 1
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 4.9 2.7 4.8 4.2
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 0 5 2 3

*The above is a summary based on our record and reporting results from ONE.

 

*The above is for reference purposes only. Actual transit time is subject to change depending on the situation.