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Maritime commerce in the Puget Sound region

Maritime commerce in the Puget Sound region

June 18, 1991

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Published by The Foundation in [Seattle, Wash..] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shipping.,
  • Shipping -- Northwest, Pacific.,
  • Freight and freightage.,
  • Maritime law.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementpresented by University of Washington School of Law, Washington Law School Foundation.
    ContributionsUniversity of Washington. School of Law., Washington Law School Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14532993M

    Kane Environmental, Inc. announces its fifth annual sponsorship of the Maritime Industry Economic Forecast Breakfast, a breakfast that will bring top labor, business, local and federal government, and community leaders together to discuss challenges and opportunities in the Puget Sound region’s maritime industry. MARITIME COMMERCEIt is an unfortunate truth that voyages of discovery and engagements of great naval fleets too often have at base a commercial motive. In a sense, then, literature of the sea is fundamentally based on commerce—its setting, characters, and plots molded to match particular maritime trades. Even yachting is the most conspicuous reward of successful .

      Alaska supplies nearly half of all crude oil refined in the Puget Sound, according to a Seattle Chamber of Commerce study. By Sarah . W ith 3, miles of shoreline, 50, miles of rivers and streams and direct access to the Pacific Ocean, it comes as no surprise that Washington State plays an important role in the maritime industry and international trade.. Washington’s maritime sector encompasses 2, companies, employing nea workers. It generates more than $ billion in revenue and $ .

    Maritime__Tab - page 2. Seattle Maritime The maritime industry has never been stronger—or more important to our region. Annually, the industry contributes $30billion to the state economy, according to a.   Additionally, on average over the period, Puget Sound maritime support services to the Alaskan region have generated $ million in wages with 5, jobs. Port of Tacoma CEO Don Esterbrook commented, "If you rank Alaska with our other international trading partners, it's our fourth largest just behind China, Japan and Korea, so this.


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The Washington Maritime Federation, an alliance of maritime interests, business, labor unions, shipyards, ports, and policy-makers, sponsored a delegation from the Puget Sound (Western Washington) to visit Anchorage, Alaska and engage in dialogue with Alaskan leaders about Washington’s key trading relationship with Alaska.

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