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10 Most Disturbing Ghost Stories From The Haunted Queen Mary Ship

What Culture 18 Oct 2021
Docked in California after 31 of service, the RMS Queen Mary is an impressive ship ... In 1942, the Queen Mary collided with another ship and left its crew members behind to meet Davy Jones as they died at sea.
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Four Reasons Behind America's Supply-Chain Shortfalls

The Maritime Executive 18 Oct 2021
Shipping container shortage ... Large steel shipping containers are pivotal to global supply chains ... on container ships ... ports have become extremely backed up with ships waiting to unload their cargo. A large ship can hold 14,000 to 24,000 containers ... Normally, there is no wait for these ships to dock and unload their cargo.
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How one toy store found a way to avoid a supply chain nightmare before Christmas

Union Leader 18 Oct 2021
If everyone’s holiday gifts are stuck on a ship somewhere, then why isn’t toy store owner Don Kipper worried? ... The worst traffic jam in Southern California sits offshore from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, the nation’s two largest cargo container seaports, as dozens of ships await space at docks to unload.
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The military could help unload ships | PennLive letters

Penn Live 17 Oct 2021
COVID restrictions and a shortage of dock workers have contributed to a backlog of cargo ships waiting to offload at U.S ... Brooklyn Navy Yard, and I was assigned as the officer in charge of a Navy detail designated to offload mail from a ship docked in NYC.
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They’ve been stuck for months on cargo ships now floating off Southern California. They’re desperate

The Los Angeles Times 17 Oct 2021
That’s because the Pan Amber is a small break-bulk freight carrier, which hauls loose cargo as vessels have done for thousands of years, and unloads at less crowded docks than container ships, which became dominant after the modern steel cargo box was invented in the 1950s and made shipping vastly more efficient.
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Sudanese traders divert shipments to neighbouring countries

Ghana Web 17 Oct 2021
Some rerouted ships and ... He added, “On average, Port Sudan port deals with 400,000 containers in the port designated for container shipping, meaning loss of docking fees, steering services, shipping, which will have a significant impact on the local population”.
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Russian cosmonaut and film crew returned safely to Earth from space station

Digital Trends 17 Oct 2021
The Soyuz MS-18 crew ship is pictured docked to the Nauka multipurpose laboratory module ... A Russian trio said farewell to the station crew and closed the Soyuz MS-18 crew ship hatch at 4.41pm ET today ... However, this was the second such incident this year, as a newly docked Russian ...
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The biggest long-term lessons we can learn from the supply chain crisis

The Independent 17 Oct 2021
Container ports from Shanghai to Los Angeles to Felixstowe are jammed, with ships waiting to be unloaded and more waiting offshore to dock ... fears the global shipping crisis may last well into next year.
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Iran Navy 77th fleet in Oman's Salalah Port: Cmdr

Irna 17 Oct 2021
Rear Admiral Irani said on Sunday that one of the most important goals of sending naval fleets to high waters is to secure the transportation and shipping lines of the Islamic Republic of Iran. According to the commander, the purpose of docking of the ...
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Global supply lines stretched thin as port gridlock persists

Taipei Times 17 Oct 2021
As of Friday, at least 107 container ships were waiting off Hong Kong and Shenzhen, China ... Consumer purchases of goods have stayed elevated in advanced economies and labor shortages have stretched trucking, rail and shipping liner capacity to their limits, creating bottlenecks of containers between factory loading docks and store shelves.
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Other Voices: A finely tuned global supply chain is missing a crucial gear

The Tribune Greeley 17 Oct 2021
A cargo ship leaving China on a two-week voyage could be timed within 30 minutes to dock in Los Angeles to offload its containers ... American consumers should brace for some rocky times to come, especially with holiday season approaching, as a shipping backlog clogs ports and a trucking shortage prevents products from reaching shelves.
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Latest line: A good week for Port of Oakland, bad one for umpire

The Mercury News 17 Oct 2021
After suffering gridlock earlier this summer, Port of Oakland is back to having ships unloading on time after more dock workers are ...
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The Conversations | 4 reasons Americans are still seeing empty shelves and long waits

The News-Gazette 17 Oct 2021
Large steel shipping containers are pivotal to global supply chains ... on container ships ... ports have become extremely backed up with ships waiting to unload their cargo. A large ship can hold 14,000 to 24,000 containers ... Normally, there is no wait for these ships to dock and unload their cargo.
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Charita Goshay: Shortages could make Christmas shopping an adventure

Canton Repository 17 Oct 2021
During this spooky time of year, consider this your warning. ... It might seem crazy to be writing a Christmas column on the cusp of Halloween until you walk into a store that has had Christmas trees on display since Labor Day ... But it may not be a problem this year if the bottleneck of goods sitting on cargo ships and on docks isn't uncorked ... Charita M ... .
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Nancy Flood-Golembeck: An extraordinary life, Part II: Journey to America

The State Journal-Register 17 Oct 2021
In my last column, I gave a brief introduction to ‘Abdu’l-Baha, revered worldwide as one of the central figures of the Baha’i Faith. In this column, I’ll attempt another formidable task ... When his ship docked in New York City on April 11, 1912, it was met by dozens of newspaper reporters eager to go onboard and be the first to interview him ... Mr ... ... .
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