Wilmington, N.C., port to be expanded, updated

Linville, Jeff
October 2006
Furniture/Today;10/16/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p199
Trade Publication
The article discusses the renovation and expansion of Wilmington, N.C., port by the Port Authority of North Carolina. In view of the increasing dependence on imports by the growing furniture industry, the expansion would facilitate percolation of business to south east ports. Details of the expansion plan are provided by Sarah Gaillard, the N.C. Port Authority director of container logistics and business development. The business demands that led to the expansion plan are also discussed.


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