The U.S. government’s port envoy says container backlog is being cleared

The U.S. government’s port envoy says container backlog is being cleared

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s Steve Inskeep talks to John Porcari, port envoy of the White House’s Supply Chain Disruptions Task Force, to see how he’s facilitating the supply of goods in the holiday season.

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Ocean Shipping Rates Fall but Ports Are Still Jammed

Ocean Shipping Rates Fall but Ports Are Still Jammed

This post was originally published on this siteThe cost to ship a container across the Pacific fell by more than one-quarter last week, signaling that demand is finally easing.

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The White House announces steps to try to ease backlogs at U.S. ports

The White House announces steps to try to ease backlogs at U.S. ports

This post was originally published on this site President Biden will speak to ongoing supply chain problems, as major retailers warn of shortages and price hikes during the upcoming holiday season. (Image credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images)

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