US imports to hit 2m boxes for first time in 7 months

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AMERICA’s import container volume is expected to surpass two million containers for the first time in seven months, according to the Global Port Tracker report from the National Retail Federation (NRF). ‘US imports are continuing to increase despite another disruption impacting US ports,’ said NRF vice president Jonathan Gold. ‘As retailers have adjusted to limits on the use of the Panama Canal and the Red Sea, we now face the shutdown of the Port of Baltimore to vessel traffic. ‘While it is...

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