TITLE

Dead in the water

AUTHOR(S)
Plume, Janet
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);02/10/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the bankruptcy of the Mississippi shipyard that is building the roll-on, roll-off ships for Pasha Hawaii Transport Lines. Details of the bankruptcy of the shipyard; Background on Pasha; Focus on the dominance of Matson Navigation Co.
ACCESSION #
9069635

 

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