Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

When the recession struck the US, among the places its impact was felt most dramatically were the ports of Southern California, where container traffic, an all-important measure of economic activity, plunged by more than 1.4 million units between 2007 and 2008, then plummeted another 2.5 million units between 2008 and 2009. So it should come as no surprise that industry experts in Southern California—where two of the largest ports in the nation are located—are keeping a close eye on traffic. They expect that when the recovery arrives, some of the first places it will make an impact will be at the ports, as well as in the logistics industry that so closely reflects port activity.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 3 free articles* across the ALM subscription network every 30 days
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

Dig Deeper

GlobeSt. NET LEASE 2020Event

This conference brings together the industry's most influential & knowledgeable real estate executives from the net lease sector.

Get More Information


Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2020 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.