Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Update of Long Beach Port Volume Numbers

In the Friday, Oct. 15 edition of PMM online, we reported several September cargo volume numbers and percentages for the Port of Long Beach as posted on the port website. These numbers have since been updated. The complete and final September numbers for the port are:

The Port of Long Beach reported handling a total of 574,790 TEUs in September, a 30.5 percent increase over September 2009. The port handled 288,905 loaded inbound TEUs for the month, a 28.4 percent increase, and 124,021 loaded outbound TEUs, a 13.4 percent increase over volumes reported in September 2009.

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