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August Cargo Volumes at Port of Los Angeles Highest since 2010


Container traffic at the Port of Los Angeles last month reached its highest level in four years, according to monthly cargo volumes released by the port Monday.

Imports and exports at the port totaled 757,702 TEUs, a 6.7% increase from the year-ago month and the most units moved since August 2010, the data shows. The report credited "peak season volumes" and larger vessels for the increase in container traffic. Read more here.