TITLE

RADAR SCREEN

PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);10/13/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 41, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs on the U.S. shipping industry as of October 13-19, 2003. Disagreement over the economic impact of the Pacific Maritime Association's lockout of West Coast longshoremen during a contract-bargaining dispute; Signs of the rebound of the technology sector; Tentative schedule for the fourth annual trade symposium by the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection.
ACCESSION #
11082970

 

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