TITLE

Pacific lines face a difficult sell

AUTHOR(S)
Mongelluzo, Bill
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);9/29/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 39, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses an increase in shipping rates as of September 2003. Agreement of importers and national retailers to rate increase to guarantee space in a peak season in the eastbound Pacific trade; Comment from Barry Horowitz, president of CMS Consulting Services LLC, on the reaction of customers on the increase; Information on the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement's voluntary rate guidelines for May 2004 through April 2005.
ACCESSION #
10964190

 

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