TITLE

THE WEEK

PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);8/11/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 32, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs on cargo handling and transportation as of August 2003. Plan of Union Pacific Corp. to spin off its truckload subsidiary Overnite Transportation; Resignation of John Simpson as president of the American Association of Exporters and Importers; Increase in profit of Expeditors International of Washington in the second quarter of 2003.
ACCESSION #
10542158

 

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