Market Letters

01.25.23: Laufer Client Advisory – UP “temporary ingate suspension”

On Monday, January 23rd, Union Pacific announced a service suspension due to a bridge outage on its network in New Mexico. As a result, the UP has halted both the eastbound and westbound movement of all domestic and international containers between Southern California and the key inland hubs of Chicago and Kansas City.

Service suspension went into effect at 12:00 local time Tuesday, January 24, 2023, and will continue until further notice.

Further details regarding the suspension can be found on UP’s official announcement: Temporary Ingate Suspension Between Los Angeles and Chicago and Associated Lanes

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