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North American Intermodal Update No. 5

(Morristown, New Jersey)…Lead times have further increased in most locations reflecting a continued difficult transportation environment. Please see the attached for further details.

We will continue to report changes to assist in your planning.

Please contact your Hamburg Süd representative with any questions that you may have.

WEEK 11 - As of March 12, 2018

Truck Order Lead Time (Days)

City Standard Hazardous Tri-Axle / Overweight
New York 2 3 3
Philadelphia 2 3 3
Baltimore 3 4 4
Norfolk 3 3 3
Atlanta 4 5 N/A
Charleston 5 7 5
Nashville 3 4 N/A
Jacksonville 5 7 5
Savannah 6 7 6
Port Everglades/Miami 2 2 2
Memphis 5 5 5
New Orleans 4 4 4
Houston 4 - 5 4 - 5 4 - 5
Dallas 4 4 6
Chicago 6 5 5
Detroit 6 5 7
Saint Louis 4 4 4
Kansas City 3 4 4
Omaha 5 5 7
Minneapolis 4 4 5
Cleveland 4 4 4
Cincinnati 3 3 4
Columbus 5 6 6
Louisville 3 3 3
L.A. / Long Beach 3 3 3
Oakland 2 3 2
Denver 2 2 2
Salt Lake City 2 2 2
El Paso 2 2 2
Seattle / Tacoma 3 3 3
Portland 3 3 3
       
Montreal 4 4 4
Toronto 4 4 4
Vancouver 2 2 2

Notes:

- 2 days is standard / considered normal

- Numbers highlighted in BOLD indicate a negative change from the previous week