September 7, 2012

SLC Releases Update on the Panama Canal Expansion

The Southern Legislative Conference today released an update on the expansion of the Panama Canal and its effects on the volume of trade reaching Gulf and East Coast ports in the United States. The expansion project not only will ensure the Canal’s dominance as one of the most critical global transportation linchpins, it also will strengthen the linkages between Asia, the United States and Latin America. Click here to read the full report and here for a photo gallery, courtesy of the ports of Charleston, Savannah and Virginia.