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New deputy ceo at Seattle

May 13 - Kurt Beckett has been promoted to deputy chief executive officer at the Port of Seattle, USA.

Beckett has primary responsibility for port infrastructure development and internal operations.
As a result of the appointment, Port of Seattle ceo Tay Yoshitani will focus on business development - attracting new shipping lines and air services to the gateway.
Beckett joined the port in 2007 as director of external affairs. He has served as Yoshitani's chief of staff since 2010.

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USA ends steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada and Mexico

May 24 - The USA is removing steel and aluminium tariffs imposed on Canada and Mexico under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, with all retaliatory tariffs on US goods and any pending litigation also coming to an end.
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Maxim names duo for Pacific Northwest

May 24 - Maxim Crane Works has appointed Travis Wilt and Alex Clark to lead the expansion of its services in the Pacific Northwest region of North America. 
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PPG restructures training course

May 24 - The Project Professionals Group (PPG) has restructured its project cargo forwarding training course into a one-day format.
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