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Metruck joins Port of Seattle

December 29 - The Port of Seattle, USA, has appointed retired US Coast Guard (USCG) rear admiral, Stephen P. Metruck, as its executive director.

Most recently, Metruck was commander of the USCG's mid-Atlantic region, overseeing 3,600 military and civilian personnel. Prior to that he was responsibile for the planning and execution of the USD10 billion USCG budget.

"I'm excited for the opportunity to lead an organisation with such significant economic impact for the region," said Metruck. He will start his new role on February 1, 2018.

 

 


www.portseattle.org

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January 4 - Shipping will continue to attract investors in 2019, as long as the industry fulfils its environmental, social and governance (ESG) responsibilities, according to accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. 
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Drewry to scrutinise multipurpose prospects  

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All change at Nurminen Logistics

December 31 - Following a warning about future profitability, Finland’s Nurminen Logistics is streamlining its organisation and making changes to the composition of its group management team.
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December 17 - According to the latest survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens, shipping confidence dipped slightly in the three months to end-November 2018 falling to 6 out of a maximum score of 10.
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