(Ronald D. White Los Angeles Times/MCT)
April 17, 2013
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A crew at the Port of Vancouver lifts an 85-ton oil module out of a ship and onto a truck in 2010.
Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times
A crane operator loads containers from a truck into the hull of the Orient Overseas Container Line Tianjin of Hong Kong with a giant 200-foot ship-to-shore gantry crane at the Long Beach Container Terminal at the Port of Long Beach. The nationís two top ports expect to end this year on a slightly sour note.