Cargo Owners Face 2.3% Increase in PierPass Fee at West Coast Ports Aug. 1

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Cargo owners will soon pay more to have trucking companies pick up their containers after the West Coast Marine Terminal Operators Agreement announced a 2.3% increase in the PierPass fee effective Aug. 1.

Transport Topics
June 28, 2017

Truckers, FMC Urge Changes to PierPass Fees

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Truckers and the Federal Maritime Commission are continuing to urge operational and financial changes in the PierPass program, the fee system that governs shipments through Los Angeles and Long Beach, California, the nation’s two largest ports.

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July 25, 2016