Bi-State In The News

Ports will ‘Continue to Deteriorate’ if Changes Aren’t Made

The commerce flowing through our ports represents billions of dollars in revenue and hundreds of thousands of jobs. All too frequently it comes to a standstill — in part because truckers can’t get their cargo to the docks. And the Association of Bi-State Motor Carriers predicts “catastrophic congestion” if changes aren’t made. NJTV News Anchor Mary Alice Williams recently asked Truckers Association President Jeffrey Bader what’s causing the congestion.

Link to NJTV News Article and Video

Bi-State President Jeff Bader’s Call for Reforms at PONY/NJ

Op-Ed in Star-Ledger by Jeff Bader

Link to Star-Ledger Article

U.S. Ports See Costly Delays as Cargo Ships, Volumes Grow

Wall Street Journal: Problem shows how global trade logistics are falling out of sync.

Link to Wall Street Journal article

Long Backups By NJ Ports Snarl Traffic

NJTV News article about Port Congestion

Link to NJTV News Article

Why has the morning traffic on the Turnpike Extension been so bad?

Jersey Journal Article: Delays at the Global Marine Terminal port facility causing backlog of trucks.

Link to Jersey Journal article

Bi State Donates Medical Kits

Suburban News article describing how the Elizabeth Coalition received a special donation from the Association of Bi-State Motor Carriers for the purchase of medical kits.

Link to Suburban News article

Fragile Port Newark Weights on NJ Economy

Jeff Bader, Association of Bi-State Motor Carriers is quoted in this news story in the Record.

Link to The Record article

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