IMPACT ON WATERWAYS, PORTS, AND CANALS

This paper discusses the impact of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) on the maritime industry. The author covers such topics as the stability of the Mexican government, the evaluation of deep-sea conventional services, coastal short sea services, feeder systems, water bridge services, the shift towards containerization, and the Laguna Madre issue as it relates to dredging.

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    • This paper was presented in Forum Session "NAFTA's Impact on Transportation: An Overview". These proceedings, Volume 8 of the TRF 36th Annual Conference, were funded for publication by the UPS Foundation.
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  • Authors:
    • Lagrange, G
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  • Publication Date: 1994

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00728808
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Volume 8
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 15 1996 12:00AM