Scarbrough News Update
West Coast Congestion Hits New High

According to Bill Mongelluzzo with Journal of Commerce, Congestion at the West Coast ports is the worst it has been since November.  PMA and ILWU strategies are expected to continue.  Other news:  Ships Stack Up and Someone's Lying

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Chinese New Year is Among Us : The year of the Goat

What is Chinese New Year?  How is it celebrated?  How does it affect my business?  How long does it last? Get your answers here.

What's Ahead in 2015 ?

What lies in store for shippers in the coming year?  Several trends including the latest moves by Amazon.


Port of New York / New Jersey CLOSED TODAY

All NY/NJ Terminals will be closed January 27, 2015 due to weather.

Announcing GRI's before CNY and Low Sulfur Fuel Surcharges

Carriers to implement GRI on February 9, 2015 before CNY.

Europe plans to implement LSF on February 19, 2015.

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