Port of Long BeachThe Port of Long Beach had a record-breaking year in 2017. With nearly record-breaking numbers each month, the port closed the year with an 11% increase in cargo volumes last year, resulting in the busiest year in port history. In total, the port moved 7.54 million twenty-foot equivalent units of cargo. We sat down with Lee Peterson of the Port of Long Beach to talk about the increase in cargo volumes, what drove the activity and what we can expect for 2018.