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US Ports See Retail Imports Growth as Tariffs on Chinese Goods Are Delayed

April 9, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

U.S. ports covered by Global Port Tracker handled 1.62 million TEU in February. That was down 14.3 percent from January and down 4 percent year-over-year. As noted by NRF, February is traditionally the slowest month of the year because of […]


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US Container Imports Still Strong as Tariff Increase Approaches

February 13, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

Imports at the nation’s major retail container ports have dipped since peaks seen last fall but remain at higher-than-usual levels as a possible increase in tariffs on goods from China approaches in March, the National Retail Federation (NRF) and Hackett […]


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NRF: US Imports Set Records ahead of New Tariffs

August 10, 2018

Via: World Maritime News

Imports at major retail container ports in the US have set two new records this summer and are expected to set another one this month on the back of a rise in retail sales as retailers rush to bring merchandise […]


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NRF: US Container Imports to Hit Record despite Tariffs Debate

June 8, 2018

Via: World Maritime News

Ports covered by Global Port Tracker handled 1.63 million TEU in April. That was down 5.8 percent from March and up 0.3 percent year-over-year. “Despite an environment where the U.S. administration is enacting measures that could well lead to a […]