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 - Longshore Union Work Slowdowns Bring Terminal Operations to the Brink of Gridlock

January 13, 2015

The following press release was issued yesterday by the Pacific Maritime Association. Eight months since contract talks began, and after more than two months of ILWU-staged slowdowns that have methodically reduced terminal productivity at the five largest ports on the West Coast, operations are approaching complete gridlock. Read More

Operations : AZ946N Update

December 29, 2014

We are pleased to inform you that the M/V Horizon Lines Anchorage has made up some time on the northbound voyage of the AZ946N and we are able to improve our arrival time accordingly. Read More

Operations : AZ946N Departure / Weather Delay

December 29, 2014

Please be aware that Horizon Lines was once again impacted by continued ILWU labor shortages throughout the port, resulting in reduced stevedoring allocations on Friday shifts. Gangs were also slow to fill due to the Christmas holiday and, subsequently, the departure of the AZ946N was delayed until early Saturday morning. Read More

Operations: AZ946N Departure Delay Update

December 29, 2014

We are pleased to inform you that the M/V Horizon Lines Anchorage has made up some time on the northbound voyage of the AZ946N and we are able to improve our arrival time accordingly. Read More

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

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