August 2017
On-dock rail at the Port of Long Beach

Port Could Benefit From Plastic Resin Export Growth

Plastic resin samplesPlastic resin, used to make everyday items like plastic wrap, shopping bags, and consumer packaging, is seeing growth in exports and Long Beach, with its on-dock rail infrastructure and position as a gateway to Asia, is poised to benefit.

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Long Beach Hosting Two Industry Conventions

Cargo ship at Port of Long Beach

Join Us for 2017 AAPA
Convention Oct. 1-4


Intermodal EXPO logo

Intermodal EXPO Comes to Long Beach Sept. 17-20

Cargo ship at Port of Long Beach

Port Sees Busiest
Cargo Month Ever


Emissions levels at Port of Long Beach

Port Achieves Record
Pollution Reductions

Harbor Commission President Lou Anne Bynum

New Harbor Commission
President Sets Priorities


Port-sponsored community event

Fall Call for Sponsorship Applications Opens Sept. 1


In Other News...

  • Port Director of Communications Kerry GerotThe Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved the selection of Kerry Gerot to lead the Port’s Communications and Community Relations Division. Gerot is currently the Public Affairs Officer for the Long Beach City Manager’s Office, a position she has held for almost three years. As Director of Communications and Community Relations for the Port, she will oversee media relations, crisis communications, community engagement and educational outreach at the Harbor Department. Read more
  • Every year, the Port of Long Beach presents its annual PHOTO Program in partnership with the Arts Council for Long Beach. Port professional photographers share photographic techniques and give local professionals and amateurs alike a chance to apply them on a special harbor tour. The best of these images, highlighting the hidden beauty of an industrial port, form a curated exhibition which will be featured at the Long Beach Museum of Art, 2300 E. Ocean Blvd., from Oct. 6-22. Visit for hours and admission information. 
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