Here is what's happening at the port of Oakland:
1. Extended hours
Night and Saturday hours for imports and exports will become a norm at the Port of Oakland for the foreseeable future. Allowing us the option to pickup and deliver your containers outside of usual business hours.
2. Appointment requirements
In order to shorten the lines at terminal gates, the Oakland International container terminal is requiring appointments to be made for import containers. There are a few exceptions; dray-offs, peel-offs and pre-mounted loads. Contact us for more details.
3. Extended gate fees
Effective today, the Oakland International container terminal will charge a $30 extended gate fee on all import and export containers. The terminal will automatically bill the exporter on the B/L.