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Long Beach ties itself in knots
The port HQ and executive director uproars are sullying its image

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 10/29/2013 11:38:13 PM | with 0 comments

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Too much focus on the Canal
Commercial shipping supremo says the West Coast must look at wider horizons

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 3/29/2013 10:50:40 PM | with 0 comments

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The statistics on California do not tell a lie
Merchant shippers warn of the state's decreasing competitive clout

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 2/26/2013 11:50:35 PM | with 0 comments

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California's governor seems to recognize that the industry must be kept in good shape

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 11/15/2012 2:26:16 AM | with 1 comments

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Oakland hits a rough spot
A lawsuit and controversy over executive expenses add to its woes

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 11/4/2012 7:48:10 PM | with 0 comments

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No, not over low sulfur, but sales tax

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 9/27/2012 10:01:28 PM | with 0 comments

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Oakland is not so sure about the future
The port sees stagnation on the horizon

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 7/29/2012 10:34:52 PM | with 0 comments

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California vessel owners get an unfair battering
Despite slurs, the industry has always wanted better bunker fuel

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 6/30/2012 10:02:35 PM | with 0 comments

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A small California port battles through the downturn
Hueneme almost balances its budget

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 6/29/2012 11:42:22 PM | with 0 comments

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Long Beach stands toe-to-toe with its bigger neighbor
The contest to be top dog is on

Posted to Martin Rushmere by Martin Rushmere on 6/28/2012 10:21:29 PM | with 0 comments

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