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Welcome to the Port of Los Angeles: America's Port®

The Port of Los Angeles is America’s premier gateway for international commerce. Located in San Pedro Bay, 25 miles south of downtown Los Angeles, this thriving seaport is recognized for record-setting cargo operations, environmental stewardship, community partnership, progressive security measures, historical landmarks, and the LA Waterfront.
 

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Community ↔ Connection: EXP (formerly ITEP)

Community ↔ Connection: EXP (formerly ITEP)

news_120619_CTP_RateWorkshopThis second episode of Community↔Connection examines the importance of education, focusing on community investment grant recipient EXP, a nonprofit organization that encourages students from all over Southern California to learn about the maritime industry.
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Port of Los Angeles and Copenhagen Malmö Sign Cooperative Agreement on Sustainability, Environment

Port of Los Angeles and Copenhagen Malmö Sign Cooperative Agreement on Sustainability, Environment

The Port of Los Angeles and Copenhagen Malmö Port AB (CMP) have entered into a five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on sustainability and environmental issues. 
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Port of Los Angeles and Indonesia Port Corporation Sign Cooperative Agreement

Port of Los Angeles and Indonesia Port Corporation Sign Cooperative Agreement

The Port of Los Angeles and Indonesia Port Corporation (IPC) PT Pelabuhan Indonesia II (Persero) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with goals to promote further cooperation and information sharing on issues of business and trade, digital supply chain efficiency, the environment and infrastructure development. ​
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Clean Truck Program Rate Workshop Set for Dec. 18

Clean Truck Program Rate Workshop Set for Dec. 18

The San Pedro Bay Ports will host a public workshop on Wednesday, Dec. 18, from 9 a.m.-noon, at Long Beach City Hall to present a proposed rate structure that would help to accelerate the conversion of our truck fleet to cleaner, less-polluting models. 
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Business

We are L.A.’s gateway to the world. For nearly two decades, the Port of Los Angeles has moved more cargo than any other port in the nation, more than doubling volumes during this time. We are a major economic driver for the local, regional and national economy.
 

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Community

Our commitment goes beyond just cargo. We are dedicated to educating our community about Port operations and the positive impact of international trade. We also serve as a connector to the LA Waterfront, creating opportunities for everyone to have access and enjoyment.
 

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Environment

We are setting the standard for responsible, sustainable growth. Facilitating global change while protecting the environment is a delicate balance at the nation’s busiest seaport. Achieving this balance requires vision, collaboration and commitment.
 

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Ranked
Ranked

#1

container port in North America 2000-2018
Moved
Moved

9.5

million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) in 2018
Cargo Value
Facilitated a cargo value of

$297

billion (USD) in 2018
Handled
Handled

18%

of the nation's containerized cargo in 2018
Connected
Connected to

1 in 9

regional jobs in 2018
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