October 24 - The Port of New Orleans is hosting one of the shipping industry's largest exhibitions and conferences with Breakbulk Americas

Port of New Orleans CEO Gary LaGrange has said that the event connects shippers directly with carriers, forwarders, ports and terminal operators. About 4,000 people are expected to attend the event, including almost 250 exhibitors representing the world's major shipping lines, logistics companies, terminal operators and every aspect of the marine shipping industry.

HLPFI staff will be present researching stories for our forthcoming editions so make sure that you look them up if you are attending.