Customers are asking advice for options to best manage their export shipments during this time when port congestion is challenging the industry. Below are the frequent questions we’re hearing and our responses.
Please use this information to help guide supply chain decision-making. Contact us if you have a question that is not found here or have a follow up to one that is.
This Wall Street Journal story is a great summary that shares the picture of the current situation. Click here to watch
The port of LA/Long Beach has a Cargo Operations Dashboard to show daily port statistics including vessel tracking. Click here
This Inside Indiana Business article, written by Cargo Services Susan Trautman, gives a summary on the COVID-19 ripple effect to the shipping industry and includes recommendations to help manage imports and exports through this historic time. Click here
This is traditionally a period when shippers negotiate annual rates. Check out this article for advice from industry experts. Click here