The Israeli carrier is focused on improving customer service and strenghtening services.
Shippers are feeling squeezed by port capacity problems and unreliable liner service.
Feds announce that they will assist ILWU and PMA in contract talks that have been going on since May.
Port director's tenure has seen projects to deepen harbor, raise Bayonne Bridge, expand marine terminals and intermodal rail.
Hueneme CEO says port could offer relief valve for congestion.
Consensus shows better growth than other parts of world.