An economic engine

Tirschwell, Peter
March 2004
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);3/8/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p6
Discusses the improvement of trans-Pacific maritime trade in North America and Asia. Definition of trade volumes in the trans-Pacific; Significance of the trans-Pacific trade in the economy of the U.S. and Asia; Number of container ships that cross the Pacific weekly; Intervention of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush in the lock-out of West Cost dockworkers in 2002.


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