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New Longview grain terminal rises

The 36 new silos at the Port of Longview. Click on the image to read the article in the Capital Press.

A new grain terminal at the Port of Longview, Wash., will increase export capacity in the Northwest, according to its developers. The Export Grain Terminal is a joint venture of global agricultural and […]


Maersk says not planning J/V with China Shipping

Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Friday it has no plans to form a joint venture for transport of liquefied natural gas (LNG) with China Shipping Group, quashing media reports. A Maersk executive said that the two shipping companies have a dormant agreement on cooperation in some circumstances, but declined to elaborate.