Port and Terminal Congestion Update

July 7, 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 1.5~3+ 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.

 

-Chicago CYs

  • Chicago CYs are congested.
  • BNSF rail’s situation is becoming severe.

-More containers grounded without chassis

-Taking longer time for rail connections

-Taking longer transit time to arrive / ground at Chicago CY
-Information in regards to possible strikes for Canada Rail

  • Government in Canada stepped in the possible rail strike matter.
  • Currently the majority of both CN and CP rail’s unions have voted for the strike.
  • The final decision has not been reached yet.
  • We will keep you posted.
Los Angeles / Long Beach, CA 06/10 06/17 06/24 07/01
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 1 0.8 0.4 0
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 3.1 3.7 3.9 4.3
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 0 1 1 0
Tacoma / Seattle, WA 06/10 06/17 06/24 07/01
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 1.5 2 2.5 7
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 3.4 4.2 5.1 5.6
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 0 0 0 0
Vancouver, Canada 06/10 06/17 06/24 07/01
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 2.4 3.4 1 1
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 4.5 2.7 3.2 4.1
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 3 1 1 0
Oakland, CA 06/10 06/17 06/24 07/01
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 1 2 1 1
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 2.4 3.1 9.1 6.5
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 3 3 3 3
Savannah, GA 06/10 06/17 06/24 07/01
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 2 2 2 2
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 0.8 1 0.7 0.8
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 3 3 2 7
Houston, TX 06/10 06/17 06/24 07/01
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 2 1 2 2
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 2.6 N/A N/A N/A
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 0 0 0 0
Charleston, SC 06/10 06/17 06/24 07/01
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 8 11 7 7
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 0.8 3.9 4 2.7
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 14 14 15 11
New York 06/10 06/17 06/24 07/01
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 2 2.5 1.5 1.5
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 4.4 3.9 3.2 2.6
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 0 0 0 0
Norfolk, VA 06/10 06/17 06/24 07/01
Vessel Dwell Time (Average) 2 1 2 2
Rail Dwell Time (Average) 3 1.3 1.1 5.7
Number of Vessel Waiting to Berth 5 5 2 6

*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.