Tag: shopping


Ports Report High Volume as Holiday Shopping Gears Up

November 22, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

As the nation’s retailers and shoppers gear up for the holiday shopping sprint, two of the nation’s busiest ports, Los Angeles and Long Beach, say they are making progress clearing up the tens of thousands of shipping containers that have […]


Pandemic Shopping Spree Fuels Rebound in Shipping Emissions

September 28, 2021

Via: gCaptain

The pandemic-driven shopping spree is having at least one unintended consequence: emissions from shipping are on the rise again. Bored at home, consumers ordered everything from washing machines to Peloton exercise bikes, fueling a global trade in goods and boosting […]