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Tours are for full attendee/exhibitor registrations only and are on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited and times are approximate.


12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Port of Long Beach and Port of Los Angeles Water Tour

Tour group will walk from the Convention Center to the Pier for pick-up

Port of Long Beach

The Port of Long Beach is one of the world’s premier seaports, a primary gateway for trans-Pacific trade and a trailblazer in innovative goods movement, safety and environmental stewardship. The Port is served by 175 shipping lines with connections to 217 seaports worldwide. A major economic engine for the region, the Port handles trade valued at more than $180 billion each year and supports hundreds of thousands of Southern California jobs.

Customer service, community engagement and environmental sustainability are at the core of the Port’s operations. Industry leaders named the Port of Long Beach the Best North American Seaport in 2016, for the 18th time in the last 21 years.

Port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles is the largest North American port by container volume and cargo value. It prides itself on ultra-modern terminal efficiency, robust intermodal assets, the nation’s largest warehouse and distribution center portfolio, and world-class security operations. The Port has nine major container terminals, all with on-dock rail capability, and is an environmental leader in this industry.

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Union Pacific’s Intermodal Container Transfer Facility Tour

Bus begins loading at 12:30 p.m. and departs at 1:00 p.m.

Union Pacific Intermodal Container Transfer Facility

The Intermodal Container Transfer Facility is the near-dock railyard located approximately five miles from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. The $55 million ICTF opened in 1986 as a multi-user facility serving numerous shipping lines. Since its opening, the ICTF has greatly enhanced transcontinental train service, as well as the relay of marine cargo containers between the two Southern California container ports and major rail yards near downtown Los Angeles.

Golf Arrangements Available

Interested in holding a hosted golf event in conjunction with Intermodal EXPO? San Diego Golf Events develops and coordinates an average of 150 golf outings per year at exclusive courses and private country clubs throughout California. Contact Vince Tully, director of golf, at 760-815-7815 or

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