Port updates

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Before planning your next shipments, take a moment to review what's actually happening on your trade route. Capacity, rates and congestion on the major routes explained here.

Port updates
Area Country Port Update
North America US New Orleans 23 May 2022 Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Chassis supply limited and general truck capacity delays averaging around 5 days for all equipment types.
New Orleans North America  •  US  •  23 May 2022 Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Chassis supply limited and general truck capacity delays averaging around 5 days for all equipment types.
North America US Norfolk 23 May 2022 Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel waiting time is 2-3 days due to import volumes and berth congestion. General trucking capacity delays in the area averaging around 10 days for all equipment types.
Norfolk North America  •  US  •  23 May 2022 Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel waiting time is 2-3 days due to import volumes and berth congestion. General trucking capacity delays in the area averaging around 10 days for all equipment types.
North America US Savannah 23 May 2022 - Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel wait time is averaging 5-7 days due to high import volume and vessel bunching. General trucking capacity delays averaging around 10 days.
Savannah North America  •  US  •  23 May 2022 - Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel wait time is averaging 5-7 days due to high import volume and vessel bunching. General trucking capacity delays averaging around 10 days.
North America US Charleston 23 May 2022 - Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel wait time is up to 48 hours due to import volume. General trucking capacity delays averaging around 10 days. Chassis shortages are delaying pickup/delivery/drayage to/from rail facilities.
Charleston North America  •  US  •  23 May 2022 - Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel wait time is up to 48 hours due to import volume. General trucking capacity delays averaging around 10 days. Chassis shortages are delaying pickup/delivery/drayage to/from rail facilities.
North America US Houston 23 May 2022 - Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel waiting time is 2-5 days due to high import volume, labor availability, and late arriving vessels. General trucking capacity is averaging about a week. Chassis deficits are adding to Houston congestion. Weather alert: storm systems with heavy rain and possible flooding could impact port and landside (truck/rail) operations.
Houston North America  •  US  •  23 May 2022 - Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel waiting time is 2-5 days due to high import volume, labor availability, and late arriving vessels. General trucking capacity is averaging about a week. Chassis deficits are adding to Houston congestion. Weather alert: storm systems with heavy rain and possible flooding could impact port and landside (truck/rail) operations.
North America US Oakland 23 May 2022 - Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel wait time is averaging around 7-10 days due to high import volume, labor availability. Yard utilization is at 90% of capacity. Trucking capacity delays averaging around 5 days.
Oakland North America  •  US  •  23 May 2022 - Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel wait time is averaging around 7-10 days due to high import volume, labor availability. Yard utilization is at 90% of capacity. Trucking capacity delays averaging around 5 days.
North America US Philadelphia 23 May 2022 - Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel wait times up to 24 hours due to import volume and labor availability.General trucking capacity delays averaging around 5 days.
Philadelphia North America  •  US  •  23 May 2022 - Monday May 30th is Memorial Day holiday and rail terminals may be closed or have limited operations. Vessel wait times up to 24 hours due to import volume and labor availability.General trucking capacity delays averaging around 5 days.
North America US New York / New Jersey 23 May 2022 - Monday May 30 is Memorial Day holiday and most USA port terminals will be closed or have limited operations. Vessel waiting time averaging up to 1-10 days due to severe berth congestion, weekly average of 18 container ships waiting at anchorage each day. Import freight surges are putting severe pressure on terminal availability to accept empty container returns at the port. This is impacting drayage operations - preventing the ability to pickup before the last free day and subsequent additional costs.
New York / New Jersey North America  •  US  •  23 May 2022 - Monday May 30 is Memorial Day holiday and most USA port terminals will be closed or have limited operations. Vessel waiting time averaging up to 1-10 days due to severe berth congestion, weekly average of 18 container ships waiting at anchorage each day. Import freight surges are putting severe pressure on terminal availability to accept empty container returns at the port. This is impacting drayage operations - preventing the ability to pickup before the last free day and subsequent additional costs.
North America Canada Vancouver 23 May 2022 - Vessel waiting time is 35 days and yard utilization is at 100% of capacity.  Over 30 container ships to be processed at the port or at anchor awaiting berth.  Lead time delays for trucking around 10 days for all equipment types.
Vancouver North America  •  Canada  •  23 May 2022 - Vessel waiting time is 35 days and yard utilization is at 100% of capacity.  Over 30 container ships to be processed at the port or at anchor awaiting berth.  Lead time delays for trucking around 10 days for all equipment types.
North America Canada Prince Rupert 23 May 2022 - Vessel wait time is 14 days. Yard utilization is at 114% of capacity.
Prince Rupert North America  •  Canada  •  23 May 2022 - Vessel wait time is 14 days. Yard utilization is at 114% of capacity.

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