TITLE

Squeeze play

AUTHOR(S)
Gilligan, Eugene
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/26/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the improvement of the Port of New York and New Jersey. Capability of the port to handle cargo increases without adding space for its cargoes; Expectations of port officials to double cargo volume by 2020; Reason for not expanding land space for cargoes; Budget of the port authority for terminal upgrades. INSET: Going, going. . ..
ACCESSION #
12087805

 

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