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Big-Ship Ready: The Post-Panamax Era

May 20, 2014

Geraldine Knatz, Executive Director (retired), Port of Los Angeles

The current Panama Canal expansion project is a game-changer: the immense post-Panamax containerships will alter global trade routes. Are we ready for a new definition of “big?” Dr. Geraldine Knatz discusses the state of readiness of U.S. ports, the competitive issues between the east and west coasts, and what it means for Kansas City.

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May 20, 2014
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Eric Ward
Phone:
816.926.8753
Website:
www.lindahall.org

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Linda Hall Library
5109 Cherry
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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Phone:
8163634600
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www.lindahall.org

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