Shanghai surprise

Feller, Gordon
July 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);7/14/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 28, p35
Reports on the growth of China's logistics industry. Leading industry players; Amount of goods handled by the Port of Shanghai in 2002; Importance of water channels to the industry; Areas where foreign companies hope for improvement.


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