The ports of Los Angeles & Long Beach are dealing with heightened competition from the Panama Canal expansion (scheduled to be completed in 2014). Here are some facts on why the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will remain on top:
The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are currently operating at 50% capacity. Currently funded infrastructure enhancements will only increase this false assumption.
The port of Los Angeles has been the busiest US container port every year since 2000 (16th busiest in the world).
If you combined the ports of Los Angeles & Long...