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White House: Port of LA to operate 24/7, easing strain on exporters

October 13, 2021 at 6:09 PM
The Port of Los Angeles will begin round-the-clock operations as part of a public- and private-sector effort to help ease pandemic-related port congestion causing delays and high prices for exporters, President Biden said on Wednesday. “We're going to help speed up the delivery of goods all across America,” Biden said . “After weeks of negotiation and working with my team and with the major union retailers and freight movers … the Port of Los Angeles announced today that it's going...

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