The Port of Long Beach is the premier U.S. gateway for trans-Pacific trade and a trailblazer in innovative goods movement, safety, environmental stewardship and sustainability. As the second-busiest container seaport in the United States, the Port handles trade valued at $200 billion annually and supports 2.6 million jobs across the nation, more than 575,000 in Southern California, and more than 50,000 jobs – or 1 in 5 – in Long Beach.

At a glance

  • Six container terminals; ship capacity from 4,500 to 22,000 TEUs
  • 72 post-Panamax gantry cranes
  • Five liquid bulk terminals
  • $200 billion in cargo
  • $2 billion in capital improvements over the next 10 years, including more than $1 billion in rail expansion and upgrades.
  • 80 berths


415 W. Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90802 USA
T: 562-283-7000

Key staff:
Executive Director — Mario Cordero (mario.coredero@polb.com)
Deputy Executive Director, Administration and Operations — Dr. Noel Hacegaba (noel.hacegaba@polb.com)
Deputy Executive Director, Planning & Development — Rick Cameron (rick.cameron@polb.com)

Sharon L. Weissman, President
Bobby Olvera Jr., Vice President
Bonnie Lowenthal, Commissioner
Frank Colonna, Commissioner
Steven Neal, Commissioner