The U.S. government said 277 shipments to Afghanistan had false shipment receipts.
ILWU sends PMA proposals, as Congressman Bill Shuster writes to president about West Coast Longshore negotiations.
Despite presence of federal mediator 'no further agreements have been reached.'
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.