Global Port Tracker, produced jointly with Hackett Associates, evaluates and monitors key port data including container import volume, vessel services, congestion, gate operations and new transportation-related projects. This report is available to all NRF retail members.
Imports Winding Down as Holidays Near Finish
With most holiday merchandise already on shelves, December cargo volume should be significantly lower.
Imports Slowing as Holiday Season Ramps Up
Retailers expect a busy holiday season but imports at the nation’s major container ports should continue to slow.
Despite lower volumes, supply chain challenges persist
Infrastructure, equipment, labor and information sharing remain a priority.