Horowitz, Barry
January 2012
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/30/2012, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p21
The article argues that the forecasts for the commercial transport industry are not reliable enough to base any major business decisions. The author instead recommends listening to what the experts state but relying on one's sense or experience as to what the year 2012 brings. He predicts the continued strength of agricultural and specialty manufacturing exports but problems of shipping overcapacity and lower export rates will also persist.


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