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Time for Panama Canal shippers to decide

August 29, 2023
Lori Ann LaRocco

Paul Brashier, vice president of ITS Logistics, tells American Shipper, “Right now, we are shifting resources to create contingency plans for trans-Pacific freight that is planning to be routed to the U.S. West Coast as opposed to U.S. Gulf and East Coast to avoid current weeks-long delays at the Panama Canal.”

This weather event will have a long-term impact on the canal, in which less revenue will be collected. Revenues, of course, are used in maintenance, repair and construction of the canal.

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