NEW REALITIES CALL FOR ACTION..

SUBTITLE: LINER COMPANIES HAVE SO FAR BEEN SHIELDED FROM THE FULL IMPACT OF DECLINING FREIGHT RATES BY SHARP RISES IN CONTAINER TRAFFIC: BUT THE CHANGING ENVIRONMENT, WITH RATE DIFFERENTIALS SHRINKING, NEW LEGISLATION REDUCING THE SCOPE FOR JOINT-RATE SETTING AND EVEN THE CONCEPT OF ANTI- TRUST IMMUNITY BEING CALLED INTO QUESTION, IS FORCING THEM TO FACE UP TO REALITY.

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  • Accession Number: 00898696
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Apr 7 2000 12:00AM