As container shipping evolves, Drewry predicts survival of the leanest.
The ILWU and the PMA said that they had reached a tentative agreement on terms for health benefits, subject to agreement on other issues.
Ocean capacity remained relatively stable during the third quarter.
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.