Alaska Tradelane Announcements

We use our service announcements to keep our valued customers informed of events that make impact the movement of their cargo in Alaska. If you have questions about any of the information posted here, please Contact our Alaska team.

Operations : PMA Press Release - Negotiations Update

December 18, 2014

The Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) released the following statement on 12/18/14 regarding the status of contract negotiations with the International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU). Read More

Tariff & Administration : Alaska Fuel Surcharge Decrease Eff. 12/21/14

December 16, 2014

Horizon Lines of Alaska has filed today with the Surface Transportation Board to decrease the Ocean fuel surcharge as specified in Rule 339 (Fuel Related Surcharge) of our Alaska tariffs 301, 314, 453, 313, 318 and 462 from 33.0% to 31.0%. The effective date for this decrease is December 21, 2014. Read More

Operations : KO932N Weather Delay

December 12, 2014

Please be advised that the M/V Horizon Lines Kodiak encountered high winds and heavy seas during her southbound voyage from Dutch Harbor to Tacoma, resulting in a delayed arrival into Tacoma, and a subsequent delayed departure early Thursday morning. Read More

Operations : 2014 Alaska Christmas and New Year's Schedule and Holiday Gate Hours

December 05, 2014

Please be reminded of important schedule and equipment planning information for the holiday season. Holiday gate hours are shown below. Read More

Operations : KO931N Departure Delay

December 01, 2014

Please be aware that Horizon Lines was once again impacted by continued ILWU labor shortages throughout the Ports of Seattle and Tacoma, resulting in reduced stevedoring allocations on all Friday shifts. Gangs were also slow to fill due to the Thanksgiving holiday and, subsequently, the departure of the KO931N was delayed until Saturday, November 29. Read More

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