TITLE

RADAR SCREEN

PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);3/3/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents business-related updates in the U.S. as of March 2003. Impact of the Byrd Amendment on importers; Plans of Varig Airlines to resume scheduled freighter flights; List made by the California attorney general's office concerning states that are susceptible to terrorism.
ACCESSION #
9223357

 

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