Port Of LA Sees Steep Drop In Cargo Volume, Blames US-China Trade WarIn its monthly report, the port cited a 19.1% decrease in the number of twenty-foot equivalent units compared to a record-breaking month in Oct. 2018.
Thousands Of Fake Retro Nikes Worth $2.2 Million Seized At Port Of Los AngelesAuthorities discovered the 14,806 pairs of shoes on a shipment arriving from China. Customs and Border Protection officers say they were mislabeled as “napkins” in an attempt to disguise the illicit cargo.
LA Port Chief Warns China Trade War Could Hurt Local EconomyChina and Hong Kong were the port’s biggest trade partner last year, accounting for $153 billion in goods.
Navy, Coast Guard Ships Drop Anchor In The Port Of LA For Fleet WeekVisiting ships including the USS Spruance, USS Comstock, USS Tulsa, USS Scout, USCG Cutter Forrest Rednour and USCG Cutter Alert are dropping anchor in the Port of Los Angeles for the Labor Day holiday weekend.
LA City Council Vetoes Automated Trucks At Port Of LAHundreds of union dockworkers have protested for months against the automated trucks, arguing it will cost them their jobs.
Dock Worker Killed, Second Injured After Tire Explodes At Port Of LAA tire on a top loader exploded at Pier 300.
Hundreds Of Dockworkers Protest Against Driverless Trucks At Port Of LAThey fear the introduction of driverless vehicles will lead to the loss of thousands of jobs at both the Port of L.A. and the Port of Long Beach.
SpaceX Pulls Out Of Lease With Port Of LA For Mars Rocket Building SiteInstead, SpaceX will be moving rocket-building operations to Texas.
Fishing Boat Catches Fire Off Port Of LASmoke could be seen coming from the 50-foot sports fishing boat.
Suspicious Package Evacuates Terminal At Port Of LAThe package was found affixed to the side of a shipping container. About 100 people were evacuated.
Mayor Says SpaceX To Build New Rocket In Port Of Los AngelesMusk has said he aspires to launch his first cargo missions to Mars in 2022.