February 2004
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);2/16/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p12
Presents news briefs related to commerce as of February 24, 2004. Details of the free-trade deal between the U.S. and Australia; Information on the credentialing program established by Georgia Ports Authority to improve security at terminals; Corporate profit of Tropical Shipping in the fourth quarter of 2003.


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