Port Tracker

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.

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Monthly imports reach 2 million containers for first time as retailers continue rush to beat tariffs
A new record for imports was reached before Presidet Trump put an upcoming tariff increase on hold.
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Retail imports slow down from peak but remain strong ahead of tariff increase
Global Port Tracker report, November 2018.
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With supply chains difficult to change, retail imports remain strong after latest round of tariffs
Imports are expected to remain at near-record levels this month despite a new round of recent tariffs.
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