TITLE

Easing Congestion

AUTHOR(S)
Tiron, Roxana
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Sea Power;Feb2010, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration (MARAD) Marine Highway Program in the U.S. It notes that the Obama administration and Congress are collaborating with the U.S. shipping industry ports, and shipyards to transfer the nation's freight load to the waterways to reduce the growing congestion on highways and railways. It adds that the program could reduce pollution and ease transportation and congestion.
ACCESSION #
47791073

 

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