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August 19, 2016: JAXPORT broadens cargo-handling capabilities at Blount Island Marine Terminal Tweet

August 18, 2016: Lineage Logistics Acquires Consolidated Distribution Corporation Tweet

August 17, 2016: Drewry: Rising Middle East refinery capacity to dent crude tanker shipping outlook Tweet

August 15, 2016: Northwest Seaport Alliance launches program to extend terminal gate times through peak season Tweet
August 12, 2016: Maersk Interim Report Q2 2016 Tweet

August 12, 2016: Cargo Dips at the Port of Long Beach Tweet

August 11, 2016: Longshore Elected Delegates Vote to Meet with West Coast Employers To Discuss Their Request for a Contract Extension Tweet

August 11, 2016: Kalmar secures follow-up order from Crowley for top loaders and reachstackers Tweet
August 10, 2016: Widened Panama
Canal benefits Northwest Seaport Alliance

August 10, 2016: FIATA Goes Live for sustainability: New GVADATA Portal for SDGs Tweet

August 10, 2016: MTC Logistics' Port of Wilmington, Delaware, International Temperature Controlled Distribution Center Receives Prestigious GFSI Recertification through the BRC Tweet

August 10, 2016: JAXPORT berth goes electric as new cranes approach Tweet

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