Port of Los Angeles Reports Third-Busiest Month Ever in May


The Port of Los Angeles has posted its third-best month on record – moving 967,900 TEU in May 2022.

Loaded imports reached 499,960 TEU, down 6.8 per cent compared to the same period last year.

Loaded exports came in at 125,656 TEU, a 14.3 per cent increase year-on-year. This also marked the highest level of exports processed at the Port of Los Angeles since November 2020.

Empty containers amounted to 342,285 TEU, a 6.6 per cent decline compared to last year.

Last month’s results rank behind only May 2021 and October 2020.

Year-to-date volumes at the port now total around 4.5 million TEU.