West Oakland Residents Oppose Proposed Port Of Oakland Sand And Gravel Storage SiteThe Port of Oakland's Board of Commissioners will consider a proposed sand and gravel storage facility on their property at a meeting later this week, but the proposal is facing strong opposition from some West Oakland residents who say they are tired of having to live with the dirty air coming from the Port.
Port Of Oakland Reports Record Import Volume In 2021; Declines In ExportsThe Port of Oakland is reporting a record volume of imports for 2021 but a decline in the number of exports due to supply chain "misery."
Port of Oakland Backlog Expected to EaseA big change is coming to San Francisco Bay. It will now be less of a parking lot. Ships waiting to dock at the port of Oakland will now start staging 50 miles offshore. The goal is to move traffic and air pollution away from the Bay, but supply chain issues won't be leaving with them.
New Queueing Process For Vessels At Port Of Oakland Aims To Improve Air Quality, SafetyBetter Bay Area air quality and greater safety are the aims of a new voluntary queuing system for container vessels calling on the Port of Oakland, according to three shipping groups.
Port Of Oakland Cargo Volume Down 20% In October As Ships Divert SouthThe Port of Oakland announced cargo volume was down 20% in October, as congestion issues elsewhere have prompted ships to bypass the Bay Area's largest port.
Amid Supply Chain Issues Port Of Oakland Shipping Terminal Goes EmptyAmid a backlog of ships waiting to be unloaded in Southern California, a shipping terminal at the sprawling Port of Oakland stood vacant last week for the first time in history, a symbol of the complexities of the nation's supply chain woes.
Supply Chain Issues: Port Of Oakland Officials Issue Plea For More Cargo Ships To Unload While freighters languish in the waters off the Southern California coast, Port Of Oakland officials issued a plea Tuesday to shipping companies, asking them to reroute their vessels to the docks of their massive facility.
Increased Shipping Through Port of Oakland Boosting U.S. Meat ExportsU.S. meat exporters are expected to benefit from a renewed shipping route to Asia via the Port of Oakland, port officials said Monday.
Southern California Oil Spill: Coast Guard Clears Rotterdam Express; Ships Departs Oakland For MexicoThe U.S. Coast Guard allowed the Rotterdam Express to depart from the Port of Oakland early Thursday after the cargo ship was cleared of any involvement in a massive oil spill fouling beaches in Southern California, a company spokesman said.
Southern California Oil Spill: Ship Anchored At Port of Oakland InvestigatedThe U.S. Coast Guard is reportedly investigating whether a cargo ship currently anchored at the Port of Oakland played a part in the massive oil spill in fouling beaches in Southern California.
4th Shipping Line Makes Port of Oakland Its 1st Stop As Import Demand SoarsA fourth shipping line this year has decided to make the Port of Oakland its first stop after leaving Asia, port officials said Thursday.
Retailers Warn Supply Chain Delays Could Wreak Havoc On Bay Area Holiday Shopping SeasonRetailers are sounding the alarm on the upcoming holiday shopping season due to serious supply chain issues that are slowing shipments of manufactured goods around the world.
'Off The Charts' Chinese Demand For American Beef Keeping Port Of Oakland BusyAn 'extraordinary' surge in meat exports to Asia, particularly to China, has helped the sprawling Port of Oakland recover from the economic doldrums of the COVID pandemic.
Big-Rig Driver Sought In Fatal Hit-&-Run Near Port Of OaklandA big-rig driver is being sought after a pedestrian was fatally struck in a hit-and-run near the Port of Oakland early Friday morning.
Port of Oakland Adds Electric Trucks, Charging Stations In Pilot ProjectThe Port of Oakland announced it has added 10 new electric trucks as part of a multi-million-dollar demonstration project aimed at reducing pollutants generated by its seaport operations.