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Intermodal Shipping & Port Industry

Challenges in the Intermodal Shipping and Port Industry

Managing the flow of incoming and outgoing containers is the tip of the iceberg when it comes to port operations. Port managers face a unique set of challenges as the size and capacity of container ships continues to increase. Forklifts for intermodal ports must be ready to meet those challenges.


Moving products quickly and efficiently is increasingly important for port managers and operators.

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Port Congestion

As ships continue to grow bigger, the number of containers grows which only adds to port congestion.

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Fleet Management

Equipment is expected to be used efficiently to maximize profit.

Forklifts for Intermodal Ports

The right equipment for the job can make all the difference. Combat the challenges facing your port or shipping yard with these popular products.

Empty Container Handler
Toyota Empty Container Handler
Loaded Container Handler
Toyota Loaded Container Handler
High-Capacity IC Pneumatic THD
Toyota High Capacity IC Pneumatic Forklift

Port & Yard Tools Must Keep Pace

Download the whitepaper by the Maritime Logistics Professional to explore Toyota's solutions to efficiently help move goods from ship to rail, road and air transportation hubs.