Supply Chain Crisis: Shipping Industry Leaders Meet In San Francisco, Warn Backlog To Stretch Long Past HolidaysAs the supply chain crisis continues, leaders in the shipping and logistics industries met in San Francisco on Wednesday, warning the backlog overwhelming ships and ports could linger for a very long time.
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.
Bay Area Businesses Impacted by Cargo Slowdown at California PortsFaced with a massive shipping backlog at Southern California ports impacting businesses and consumers in the Bay Area and across the nation, the Biden Administration on Wednesday took steps to make sure goods are delivered.
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.
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.
Container Ship That Caught Fire Off Monterey Coast Being Towed to Bay AreaA container ship that caught fire last week off the Monterey coast is being towed to the Bay Area with the goal of eventually berthing the burned vessel at the port of Oakland.
Fire Contained on Cargo Ship Off Monterey; Crews to Determine If Vessel Can Be Towed to OaklandA fire on a container ship off the Monterey coast has been contained, smoke is no longer visible and the temperature has been falling in the NYK Delphinus's engine room, where the fire originated, according to a report from the U.S. Coast Guard.
Consumer Demand Propels Record Number Of Imports At Port of OaklandLongshoremen at the Port of Oakland last month moved a record amount of imports for a single month.
COVID Recovery: Record Surge In Cargo At Port Of Oakland In March; 'Ships Are Full'International cargo traffic at the Port of Oakland surged to record levels in March as the economy begins to rebound from its COVID-19 slumber.
West Coast Supply Bottlenecks Backing Up Freighters In San Francisco BayCommuters traveling over the Bay Bridge recently have noticed a large backup of freighters parked in the San Francisco Bay, awaiting an opening at the Port of Oakland.
Backup On The Bay: Long Line Of Cargo Ships Wait To Dock At Port of OaklandIf you're on the Bay Bridge looking south, thinking there are a lot of ships in port, you're right.
New Commercial Shipping Line Directly Connects Port Of Oakland To AsiaA new commercial shipping service linking the Port of Oakland to Asian markets kicked off Friday when the container vessel Africa Four motored into the Bay.
Port Of Oakland Set To Receive Largest Cranes Ever; Towering Up To 400 FeetThe Port of Oakland is set to receive cranes that can tower more than 400 feet tall, the largest cranes ever to be installed at the Bay Area's largest port.
Coronavirus Update: Massive Port Of Oakland Projecting Drop In Business Because Of COVID-19 OutbreakWhile loaded cargo traffic saw a slight increase in April, officials warned Tuesday of a drop-off coming in May and beyond as shipments have been cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak.