United States

The United States commands a prominent position in global trade with its extensive network of over 360 commercial ports and 150 deep draft seaports strategically positioned along its coastlines. These ports, bustling hubs of activity, facilitate ocean-going cargo, barges, ferries, and recreational watercraft, contributing over $3 trillion to the economy and supporting a workforce of over 13 million. Premier ports like the Port of Los Angeles, Port of Long Beach, Port of New York and New Jersey, Port of Savannah, and Port of Houston stand out as vital conduits for international trade and commerce.

Among these ports, the combined Port of Los Angeles and Long Beach complex shines as a global maritime powerhouse, consistently ranking among the largest port complexes worldwide. Handling approximately 260 million tons of cargo annually, this dynamic complex plays a crucial role in fostering economic partnerships and cooperation between the United States and its trading counterparts. As America continues to invest in its maritime infrastructure, these premier ports remain at the forefront of shaping the future of global trade and commerce, embodying the nation’s commitment to economic prosperity and global connectivity.

In the heart of this bustling maritime hub lies Century’s Universal warehouse, strategically positioned near the Port of Los Angeles and Long Beach complex. This state-of-the-art facility serves as a cornerstone of our logistics network, offering seamless connectivity to major transportation arteries and optimizing the flow of goods from port to destination. With our expertise and infrastructure, Century ensures cargo moves swiftly and efficiently through the supply chain, bolstering competitiveness in the global market.

Century’s extensive network goes well beyond Southern California. Our network throughout the United States offers comprehensive logistics solutions, including warehousing, transloading, drayage, and cross-border transportation services. Our commitment to sustainability ensures that your supply chain operations align with environmental best practices, reducing carbon footprint while enhancing efficiency and profitability.

Discover how Century can optimize your supply chain for success in the evolving landscape of maritime shipping. Download our insights on the future of U.S. maritime trade today!

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