Two logistics providers joined forces to create Kerry-Puninar Logistics in Indonesia.
Contract negotiations between West Coast longshoremen and employers have entered month eight.
The monthly ocean service will use multi-purpose ships and handle both breakbulk and containerized cargo.
Employers "hopeful that this will allow us to move toward conclusion of an agreement in the near term."
Ports, airports and railways ready to implement winter contingency plans.
BlueWater Reporting shows 15 of 25 services have some sort of schedule disruption to Oakland, reflecting how delays in Los Angeles and Long Beach have impacted carrier schedules.