Gulf ports prevail in a rate battle, but war is not yet over

Darce, Keith
February 1996
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);2/12/96, Vol. 16 Issue 32, p14
Reports that the rate war between steamship companies in the Gulf of Mexico has increase business at the Port of New Orleans, in Louisiana. Decline in cost of shipping cargoes between New Orleans and Central America; How the war began; What prompted the rate conflict; Comments from Keith Pomkoski, of Lassa in Florida; Views from other officials.


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