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IPFS News Link • California

US West Coast Port Congestion At Record High Amid Transpacific Trade Route Disruptions

• Zero Hedge

New data from Marine Exchange of Southern California & Vessel Traffic Service of Los Angeles and Long Beach ports shows port congestion outside the busiest US gateway for trade with Asia is rapidly building and rose to 40 vessels on Friday, tying the record high set on Feb. 1. 

According to the Port of Los Angeles, the average wait time for a vessel increased to 7.1 days, up from 6.2 days a week ago.