Port of Long Beach starts pilot program for 24 hour cargo pick up at its Pier T Terminal

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Close on the heels of its announcement to expand hours for truck pick up and drop off, the Port of Long Beach has started its pilot program for 24 hour cargo pick up at its Pier T Terminal.

Total Terminals International container terminal on Pier T in the Port of Long Beach became the first terminal to start making it easier for trucks to access the facility for cargo pick up during the overnight hours in a new pilot program to widen access and speed deliveries amid the ongoing cargo surge.

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Port Congestion is one of the dreaded words in the dictionary for ship owners, ship operators, ports and customers alike.. It is a situation has several causes and consequences and has a big impact on the supply chain as a whole..

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