TITLE

A developing market

AUTHOR(S)
Leach, Peter T.
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);2/23/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the expansion of ocean carrier services to West Africa. Statistical data on trade growth in West Africa; African states that serve as the leading markets for the U.S.; Forecast on U.S. containerized exports to Africa according to the Port Import/Export Reporting Service.
ACCESSION #
12326377

 

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