TITLE

Ships Come First

AUTHOR(S)
Fuller, Helen
PUB. DATE
June 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;6/7/43, Vol. 108 Issue 23, p758
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the shipping industry in the U.S. Acceptance of "Japs-First" policy, which means that shipping requirement would double or triple; Ideas presented by Maritime Unions of the Congress of Industrial Organizations as to how American ship capacity can count most effectively against the Axis; Coordination of transportation, warehousing and loading, which is required for straightaway loading; Need for recruiting experienced former seamen for the scores of skilled jobs; Reports on practical difficulties faced during unloading and loading at foreign ports.
ACCESSION #
14683028

 

Related Articles

  • Paying for port delays. Harris, Shaun // Finance Week;4/19/2004, p12 

    Reports allegations regarding the inefficiencies of the South Africa Port Operations at the Durban Container Terminal that cause delays when ship loads or discharge containers. Defenses of SA Port Operations on the allegations; Need for SA Port Operations to take a decisive actions against...

  • Anticipate Peak Delays. Mongelluzzo, Bill // Traffic World;7/11/2005, Vol. 269 Issue 28, p32 

    Reports that shippers should anticipate peak-season delays moving cargo through the Southern California ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach in 2005, but the delays will not be as severe as they were in summer and fall 2004. Reasons behind the movement delays; Recommended adjustments by shippers;...

  • Container Shipping Market Overview.  // Israel Shipping Report;Q2 2012, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p63 

    The article presents an overview of the container shipping market of Israel. The container shipping sector of Israel is relatively small as compared with its regional peers, particularly the Dubai transhipment hub. Israel boasts the Zim Integrated Shipping Services container line that offers...

  • Planiranje plovidbe s viÅ¡e luka ukrcaja i iskrcaja. Krile, Srećko // Nase More;2013, Vol. 60 Issue 1/2, p21 

    In this paper the efficient algorithm for optimal transport of different loads (e.g. contingent of containers) for ships with limited capacity is being developed. We need better transport planning and transport costs minimization on a voyage route with multiple loading ports and multiple ports...

  • Crowley Marine Returns to Oakland. Nall, Stephanie // Traffic World;7/12/2004, Vol. 268 Issue 28, p33 

    Reports on the launch of Crowley Marine Services Inc.'s shipping services at the Port of Oakland in California. History of the company's business; Services offered by the company; Significance of the company's services for contract carriers at the Port of Oakland.

  • INDIA: SHIPPING REPORT.  // India Shipping Report;2014 2nd Quarter, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p1 

    The article focuses on the shipping industry report for India upto 2018. Restrictions on the shipping of iron ore have had an effect on a number of Indian ports and continue to pose downside risks. Jawhar Lal Nehru P ort Trust (JNPT) has been operating over its nominal capacity for some time,...

  • Industry Trends And Developments.  // Israel Shipping Report;Q2 2012, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p60 

    The article presents information on recent developments related to the shipping industry. It is stated that Thailand's Regional Container Lines (RCL) is due to launch a container service that links the Port of Eilat and Far East ports via Sri Lanka's Port of Colombo in April 2012. The...

  • THE WEEK.  // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);6/9/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 23, p10 

    Presents updates on shipping from around the world as of June 2003. Details of the employee downsizing plan of FedEx; Information on an initiative to boost port investment in Tianjin, China; Resumption of the feeder line service in Bangladesh.

  • Shanghai Plans Expansion. Nall, Stephanie // Traffic World;5/10/2004, Vol. 268 Issue 19, p32 

    Reports on the expansion plans of the Shanghai International Port. Plans of the state-owned port group to invest in foreign ports and to build more inland facilities along Yangtze River in China; Remarks of Vice President Huang Xin regarding the port's plan to grow into a global company.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics