By Robin Emmott PANAMA CITY, Sept 23 (Reuters) - A surge in exports from Asia is putting pressure on the Panama Canal to find ways to move more container ships through the waterway, even before implementing a possible canal expansion slated for 2007. The number of container ships using the canal, mostly sending manufactured goods from Asia to the U.S. Atlantic seaboard, grew by 12 percent in 2002 year-on-year, Deputy Canal Administrator Ricaurte Vasquez said on Tuesday. Container ship ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Asian export growth pressures Panama Canal" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: (248) 799-2642