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Report: West Coast Ports Set Records Ahead of Potential Shutdown

Posted by Maeghan Hurley on Mon, Nov 17, 2014 @ 02:35 PM

West Coast Ports Set Records Ahead of Potential Shutdown

Are you worried about stocking your shelves before a potential port shutdown? You’re not alone. The monthly Global Port Tracker report (produced by Hackett Associates on behalf of the National Retail Federation) shows record-setting import volume in September and October. The speculation: retailers have been importing early to avoid disruption.  

Find more details in this Chain Store Age news item: http://www.chainstoreage.com/article/retail-imports-set-records-despite-west-coast-port-issues

Topics: Store Fulfillment, Oversea Supplier, Retail, Container Processing