Crowley and Seaboard now have VSAs to the Dominican Republic as well as Panama and Costa Rica.
The new structure gives port ability to handle larger, heavier shipments.
Global Shippers Forum wants IMO to consider shippers needs as it develops carbon reporting requirements.
Stifel notes that a 'solid summer' is giving way to slower growth, though wage pressure still is mostly a truckload issue.
The carrier experienced a 14.5-percent rise in activity when compared to September 2013.
Federal dollars for PNCT's expansion should be replicated nationwide, DOT Secretary Foxx and others say.