April 7th, 2012:

Shipping agents accuse Mexican authorities of container delays

The slow situation in the port has spread and many prefer to avoid shipping through Lazaro Cardenas to avoid wasting time.

One of the serious problems facing shipping companies in the port of Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico, is the supervision of transiting containers, delaying their arrival at their final destination and generating additional costs for storage and movement, and if they are not liquidated they simply are not loaded.

This is nothing new in the ports of Mexico, but shipping agents say that in recent months this trend has intensified.

Unfortunately, there is no regulation and the [...]