Box Traffic BLUES

Sowinski, Lara L.
March 2009
World Trade;Mar2009, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p22
Trade Publication
The article reports that while containerized freight is down at West Coast ports, a diversified cargo mix is helping to shore up business. At Port Metro Vancouver, 2009 will mark a milestone with the implementation of shore power. Meanwhile, several key infrastructure projects will help the Port of Seattle facilitate the increase in cargo when volumes return to healthier numbers. A promising piece of business for the Port of Tacoma is the expansion of its Container Freight Service (CFS) operations.


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