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Week 46 Container Dwell Times Published By COSCO

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COSCO Publishes West Coast Dwell Times for Week 46 2018-11-15

Dear Valued Customer,

China Ocean Shipping Company (COSCO) has published information on average dwell times at various Canadian West Coast Terminals where their vessels discharge.
 
Dwell time is defined as the amount of time that passes in between a container getting discharged and then rehandled to be put to rail.
 
Below is a chart that depicts average dwell at several facilities during the week of November 4 to November 11th (week 46):

  

Legend: PRR = Prince Rupert, CEN = Centerm, Vancouver, VAN = Vanterm, Vancouver, DLT = Deltaport, Vancouver
 
Week 46 dwell time averaged from as low as four days for Deltaport on November 6th to as much as almost fourteen days for Vanterm as of November 10th.
 
Various factors affect dwell time including the frequency and regularity of sailings, rail capacity from the port and throughput at the port itself.
 
Heading into the Winter season, weather will be a factor affecting the operation of all of those supply chain elements.
 
This should be a fair indication of the overall current state of affairs on the West Coast for most marine carriers and how much time a particular unit might stay at the coast prior to being moved from there by rail.
 
Thank you for being our Valued Customer. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Milgram-C.H. Robinson for further information.
 
 

Our information is compiled from a number of sources that to the best of our knowledge are accurate and correct. It is always the intent of our company to present accurate information. C.H. Robinson accepts no liability or responsibility for the information published herein.
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