Executive Briefings

Panama Canal Expansion: Impact on the Volume of Imports at Southern California Ports

The Ports of LA and Long Beach will continue to be North America's freight gateway.

The Panama Canal expansion project will double capacity by allowing more and larger ships to transit.  Many believe the expansion will lead to an exodus of freight from Southern California ports to Gulf or East Coast ports.  This paper, by the West Coast logistics experts at Weber Logistics, explains why that is unlikely given the negative logistics and financial impact of longer ocean journeys through the Canal.

Please CLICK HERE to view this whitepaper.

The Panama Canal expansion project will double capacity by allowing more and larger ships to transit.  Many believe the expansion will lead to an exodus of freight from Southern California ports to Gulf or East Coast ports.  This paper, by the West Coast logistics experts at Weber Logistics, explains why that is unlikely given the negative logistics and financial impact of longer ocean journeys through the Canal.

Please CLICK HERE to view this whitepaper.