TITLE

St. Lawrence marine industry blasts 'inadequate' icebreakers

AUTHOR(S)
RYAN, LEO
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Canadian Shipper;Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 117 Issue 2, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the inadequate icebreaking services by the Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) in winter season in St. Lawrence River which has resulted in financial losses for Canadian industries and their trading partners overseas. Topics discussed include effect of inadequate icebreaking on a negotiated free trade agreement with the European Union, economic benefits of St. Lawrence corridor, and view of Michael Broad, president of the Shipping Federation of Canada, on CGG vessels.
ACCESSION #
95335036

 

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