TITLE

Carriers seek new model

AUTHOR(S)
Bonney, Joseph
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);12/22/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 51, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the efforts of the members of the Ocean Carrier Equipment Management Association (OCEMA) to explore the expanded use of chassis pools and the role of carriers in supplying chassis in the U.S. as of January 2004. Local and regional container pools that exist in the U.S.; Views of OCEMA chairman Bill Hamlin on the change in the intermodal chassis system in the U.S.; Forms of chassis pools structures.
ACCESSION #
11785694

 

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