Bunge (BG), one of the world’s largest grain marketers, is flying high thanks to record grain prices.
First-quarter net income soared to $232 million from $63 million during the first quarter of 2010. That jump was in no small part to its grain-marketing business globally, including in Argentina, one of the largest exporters of several [...]
The port is investing in the rail expansion since export shipping volumes are up 85% over 2009.
The City of Hoquiam will invest $260,000 in the form of a bond to help the Port of Grays Harbor construct an expanded rail loop. One of the larges infrastructure projects in Port history.
Hoquiam Mayor Jack [...]
The U.K. Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has published a report on its investigation of an April 21, 2010 incident in which the chief engineer on board the U.K. registered containership Ever Excel was killed when he became trapped between the top of the ship’s passenger elevator and the edge of the elevator shaft.