TITLE

Rejecting the 'smart' container

AUTHOR(S)
Tirschwell, Peter M.
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);9/15/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 37, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the proposal made by the World Shipping Council, the National Industrial Transportation League and the International Mass Retailers Association that calls for a low-technology approach to securing cargo containers. Opposition to the proposal to embed a smart electronic device on cargo containers; Reason for the opposition to smart electronic device; Details on the issues that are being considered for shipping security.
ACCESSION #
10850187

 

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