'Poor' doesn't always mean poor security

Carlstedt, Kenneth
March 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);3/31/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 13, p53
Examines whether less-developed countries are weak on cargo security. Overview of the state of cargo security in Sri Lanka and Bangladesh; Lessons for developed countries.


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