Increasing vessel sizes a red flag for US ports

[caption caption="Some 17.5 percent of vessel calls at West Coast ports and 15 percent at East Coast ports now involve ships of 10,000 to 15,000 TEU capacity. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com."][/caption]Carriers are steadily increasing the size …

[caption caption="Some 17.5 percent of vessel calls at West Coast ports and 15 percent at East Coast ports now involve ships of 10,000 to 15,000 TEU capacity. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com."][/caption]Carriers are steadily increasing the size of container ships in the US trades as they seek the economies of scale neo-Panamax...