February 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);2/3/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p8
Reports on issues related to commerce in the U.S. as of February 2003. Possible effect of the weakened trading status of the U.S. dollar on U.S. exports; Status of cargo volume at the Port of Savannah, Georgia in December 2002; Measure taken by the Port of Los Angeles, California to address concerns on air pollution.


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