Please be advised that the Freeport Terminal is approaching capacity with regards to Non-Running and Forklift units. Effective Tuesday, September 20th, 2022 - Freeport will not accept any Non-Running and/or Forklift deliveries. The terminal expects to resume accepting Non Running and Forklift deliveries after the next vessel completes loading. Please advise your drivers accordingly.

Date: 09/16/2022

Please note Baltimore South Locust Point Terminal has resumed accepting Non-Running and Forklift Deliveries. Please advise your drivers accordingly.

Date: 09/15/2022

 Please be advised: Due to a mechanical issue with the Baltimore South Locust Point terminal forklift - The terminal is unable to accept any non-running POVs requiring forklift assistance.  Please advise your drivers accordingly.  Driver must be able to roll units off their trailers. We will provide updates on this as they become available.

Date: 09/14/2022

Please review updated Terminal Status below and advise your drivers accordingly.


Date: 09/13/2022

Effective September 19th, 2022 - the Jacksonville Terminal will charge $825 per boat being delivered needing forklift assistance requiring terminal equipment to offload.  This fee is to be paid directly to the terminal at time of delivery. Please advise your drivers accordingly.

Date: 09/12/2022

Please note Baltimore South Locust terminal will be closed for receiving on Monday, September 12th in observance of Defenders Day. The Terminal will re-open normal business hours on Tuesday, September 13th.  Please advise your drivers accordingly.

Date: 09/07/2022

Please note the Newark Red Hook Terminal reached capacity with respect to Forklift space. Effective Thursday, September 8th - Red Hook Terminal will not accept any Forklift Deliveries.  Please advise your drivers accordingly.

Date: 09/07/2022

Please note ACL is moving the New York Container operations to Red Hook Container Terminal in Brooklyn, NY.  Intended first call at Red Hook New York is GRT 0622.  This move will benefit greatly shippers, by offering a superior service ex New York, with both locations,  NY and NJ acceptance of the cargo, extended receiving days, on site CES warehouse, guaranteed berthing etc…


-Vessels will call at Red Hook Container Terminal in Brooklyn, New York.

-Shippers will have the possibility to pick up Empty containers directly at RH Terminal Brooklyn and return Full at RH Terminal Brooklyn.

-Shippers will also be offered the option of delivering Full containers to RH Port Newark – located in Marsh Street, Port Newark, NJ

-Empty pick up will be available in RH Terminal Port Newark, NJ and C&C depot also located in Marsh Street.

-A cross harbor barge service operated by Red Hook Terminals will move the full containers from RH Port Newark, NJ to RH Container Terminal in Brooklyn on daily basis.

-The transport cost for the barge service is USD 350 per container and will be added to the invoice for every container delivered Full at RH Port Newark, NJ for Export loading

-Full containers delivered directly at RH Container Terminal in Brooklyn will not attract this cost

-Receiving date will start as soon as previous vessel’s lolo cut off is past

Date: 09/01/2022

Please note and advise your drivers accordingly for below ACL Terminal Closings:


Monday, September 5th - Labor Day

-ALL Ports and ACL Offices Closed 


Monday, September 12th - Defender's Day

-Baltimore Dundalk - CLOSED

-Baltimore Seagirt LOLO - OPEN

Date: 08/31/2022

Please note Ghanem Office and All Ports will be Closed on Monday, September 5th - Labor Day.
The Ghanem Team wishes all our shippers, agents, carriers and your families an enjoyable and relaxing Labor Day weekend.
Date: 08/31/2022

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