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Effects of containerization on Great Lakes ports.

Eric Schenker

Effects of containerization on Great Lakes ports.

by Eric Schenker

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Published by Center for Great Lakes Studies, University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee in Milwaukee .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Lakes (North America)
    • Subjects:
    • Harbors -- Great Lakes (North America),
    • Containerization -- Great Lakes (North America)

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: leaves 95-97.

      StatementProject assistants: Margaret Balfe, James Kochan [and] Donald Thalheimer.
      SeriesUniversity of Wisconsin--Milwaukee. Center for Great Lakes Studies. Special report no. 2, Special report (University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee. Center for Great Lakes Studies) ;, no. 2.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE554.A5 S34 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 97 l.
      Number of Pages97
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5169771M
      LC Control Number74621272

      In fact, the St. Lawrence Seaway brought several Great Lakes ports closer to European markets than existing East Coast or Gulf ports, saving shippers both time and money. For example, the shipping distance from the port city of Baltimore, Maryland, to Liverpool, McLean’s invention soon morphed into a global economic shift—containerization—which continues to have ripple effects in cities and national economies around the world. Containerization, as Levinson’s book explains in great detail, didn’t just change the business of shipping; it fueled an explosion in global commerce that continues ://

      Get this from a library! Waterways of the Great Lakes. [Walter LaPlante] -- Explores the waterways of North America's Great Lakes region, including industries, other rivers, lakes and ports in the region, and the effects of population ://   viii NOTE NOTE The Review of Maritime Transport is a recurrent publication prepared by the UNCTAD secretariat since with the aim of fostering the transparency of maritime markets and analysing relevant developments. Any factual or editorial corrections that may prove necessary, based on comments made by Governments, will be reflectedin a

      Perhaps even more than on the box itself, this is a book about ports adapting and new ships. This is a great book! I started reading this book because I realized how much shipping has changed the things that one has access to, it was also part of the book recommendations on one of the Ezra Klein Show podcast episodes. (containerization   Perhaps one of the most important effects of containerization is that, now, containers can be packed (stuffed) and unpacked (stripped) away from the busy waterfront, either at the premises of the exporter (consignor) and/or the importer (consignee), or at Inland Container Depots (ICD), warehouses, and distribution centers (dry ports) (Fig. 4).


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