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Scarbrough News Update
ILWU, PMA Agreement has been Made.  Finally.
 


A tentative agreement between the ILWU and PMA has been announced... but what does that mean for your freight?
 



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Manufacturing in Africa is on an Upswing
 


The falling rate of extreme poverty is driven by much-improved output performance.  What to expect: A new path of industrialization across Africa in the upcoming years.

Canada to go on Strike
 

 
Now that slowdowns and strike possibilities are over in the USA, we are looking at a possible strike at the Canadian Rail.



The Impact of the West Coast Port Congestion
 



Although an agreement has been reached, we can't forget the devastating impact this situation has put on our economy.  Essentially, the middle class shopping for goods can expect higher prices at the end of the day.

See some really good aerial photos of the West Coast Port Congestion by Mike Kelly Photography.


Canadian Rail Congestion Surcharge at Chicago

Possible $130 Charge for freight moving to Harvey Rail Ramp. 
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Asia to North American GRI 

Carriers plan to implement
GRI on March 09, 2015.
 

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