More Containerships Wait off US East Coast as West Coast Backlog Falls

In a unique reversal of fortune, U.S. West Coast ports are celebrating their progress at reducing congestion and backlogs with the pendulum however swinging east where major ports are now struggling with the overload of containerships. Analysts at Marine Traffic highlighted that the TEU capacity waiting off ports had changed with more capacity now stuck offshore outside the east coast ports than the west coast.

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