The USA shipping industry has seen continued changes in recent months which are having an ongoing affect on inland pick-ups, rail, and vessel departures.
Currently, bookings are only available for vessels sailing in 4-6 weeks time and forecasting your shipping requirements is now more essential than ever before to avoid supply chain disruptions.
Please see the following overview for further information.
U.S. West Coast:
High import dwell, labor shortage and yard congestion are leading to the following estimated delay times:
U.S. East Coast:
New Jersey and New York Port Terminals continue to experience congestion due to the record import volume, there are extended lines at gates along with congestion inside the terminals:
Rail terminals are equally affected by numerous issues:
Chassis shortages are being experienced across the USA with the market expected to get even tighter again next week approaching the 4th July holiday weekend:
We will continue to keep you abreast of important industry news which might have a potential impact on your business. If you wish to discuss these matters further, please do not hesitate to contact your Scorpion representative.
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