Turning the corner?

Plume, Janet
May 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/5/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 18, p18
Focuses on cargo diversification among ports in the U.S. brought about by the decline in steel imports. Reason behind the decline in steel volumes; Cost of the proposed Bayport Container Terminal; Plan of the Port of Gulfport to expand its public container terminal.


Related Articles

  • Philadelphia, Baltimore ports competing for overflow cargo during Seaway closing. Brennan, Terry // Traffic World;12/4/95, Vol. 244 Issue 10, p45 

    Reports on the competition between ports in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Baltimore, Maryland for additional steel cargo to and from Europe during the shutdown of the Saint Lawrence Seaway. Anticipation of increase in steel exports to Europe and steel imports that will shift to North Atlantic...

  • All-water service via Suez Canal offers U.S. East Coast ports new opportunities. Thuermer, Karen E. // Traffic World;3/14/94, Vol. 237 Issue 11, p33 

    Reports on East Coast port authority's containerized service that is competitive with Pacific ports for Asian business. Routing patterns and all-water related developments around the Suez Canal; Efforts of the East Coast port authority to convince ocean carriers on the benefits of the Suez route...

  • RADAR SCREEN.  // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);11/27/2006, Vol. 7 Issue 48, p8 

    The article presents updates on issues related to port security and container transportation in the U.S. The Security and Accountability for Every Port Act sets down tight deadlines for the Department of Homeland Security to implement programs such as the Transportation Worker Identification...

  • A Split Big Apple. Cottrill, Ken // Traffic World;3/27/2000, Vol. 261 Issue 13, p35 

    Focuses on the growth of container cargo trade in ports of New Jersey and New York. Comparison of containerized cargo market in 2000 and 1998; Expansion of Asian trades; Information on the recapping of dumped contaminated materials in the port.

  • ALL EYES ON 2014. Nodar, Janet // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);3/23/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p46 

    The article considers the growing interest of different U.S. Gulf ports in the complete expansion of the Panama Canal in 2014. Aside from Panama City, all of the harbors are making bets that the expansion of the Panama Canal, as well as changing demographics and distributions, will drew more...

  • AISI.  // Metal Center News;Nov2010, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p47 

    The article reports on the decline in steel imports in the U.S. in September 2010.

  • AIIS.  // Metal Center News;Nov2010, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p47 

    The article reports on the 6.8% increase in U.S. steel exports in August 2010.

  • 1997 steel shipments at highest level since 1974.  // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Apr98, Vol. 199 Issue 4, p32JJ 

    Reports on the increase in the shipment of steel mill products by American mills in 1997, as compiled by the American and Iron Steel Institute. Total shipments in 1997; Percent of changes in shipments from 1991 to 1997.

  • BIG STEEL LOSES. Martin, Justin // Fortune;8/23/1993, Vol. 128 Issue 4, p12 

    Follows the attempts of a dozen American steel companies as they tried to get Washington to place tariff protection against cheap foreign competition. The US International Trade Commission's decision to allow foreign steel to be imported; Duties imposed on imported steel for shipbuilding and...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics