EVALUATION OF A DOMESTIC CONTAINER FEEDER SERVICE ON THE ATLANTIC AND GULF COAST--FINAL REPORT

The U.S. Maritime Administration and Sea-Land Service, Inc., jointly undertook this study of a coastwise shipping service in the U.S. Gulf and East Coasts. The service investigated was one that would have the potential to handle domestic cargo in coastwise movement, and international relay cargo from secondary ports to load center ports. To accomplish the goals of the study, seven work elements were performed: (1) Definition of potential market; (2) Analysis of service requirements and competitive factors; (3) Definition of candidate Systems; (4) Evaluation of market penetration; (5) Cost analysis; (6) Evaluation of the legal environment; and (7) Analysis of economic impact.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Booz-Allen and Hamilton, Incorporated

    1025 Connecticut Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20036
  • Publication Date: 1979-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: v.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00194726
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 13 1979 12:00AM