Tag: US Imports


Congestion to ease with US imports forecast to slow down

February 10, 2022

Via: Splash 247

US imports are expected to grow modestly during the first half of 2022, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released on February 9 by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates. “We’re not going to see the dramatic […]


Moody’s: Latest China Tariffs to Negatively Impact Port, LNG Sectors

May 24, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

On May 13, China announced an increase in retaliatory tariffs on USD 60 billion of imports from the US as part of the escalating trade dispute between the two countries. The tariffs will jump to 20%-25%, effective June 1, from […]

Impact & Regulations, Shipping

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 […]