A congressional watchdog agency said the Agency for International Development could do more to assist AGOA countries develop export strategies.
The U.S. government said 277 shipments to Afghanistan had false shipment receipts.
Ports, airports and railways ready to implement winter contingency plans.
Hueneme CEO says port could offer relief valve for congestion.
Consensus shows better growth than other parts of world.
Analysts from IHS Maritime & Trade predict continued increases in fatal incidents in both the shipping and passenger sectors.