Sea Ports set new freight record as C...

Sea Ports set new freight record as Canadians wonder if they'll able to afford any for themselves ?

There are 3 comments on the The Toronto Star story from May 2, 2008, titled Sea Ports set new freight record as Canadians wonder if they'll able to afford any for themselves ?. In it, The Toronto Star reports that:

With Dwindling Supplies in the Future

There were gains in Cash probably Going Offshore too

Domestic shipments of logs and other wood in the rough, as well as in stone, sand, gravel and crushed stone.

Domestic shipments of other metallic ores and concentrates, gasoline and aviation turbine fuel, along with newsprint also increased.

The agency reports declines in domestic shipments of iron ores and concentrates, fuel oils and coal.

A new study says Canadian ports handled record-breaking levels of freight for the fourth straight year in 2005, as international cargo hit another high. via The Toronto Star

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#1 May 2, 2008
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A daring rescue of 150 – cattle Comments there 6 so far

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#2 May 2, 2008
Crew accuse container ship of dumping tonnes of waste off Newfoundland

http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/Canada/2008/05/02...

UNDATED - Transport Canada has detained a container ship in Montreal after several of its crew accused the vessel of intentionally dumping up to 30 tonnes of dirty bilge waste off Newfoundland.

Officials said Friday that they were holding the MSC Trinidad after five engineers came forward earlier in the week, claiming that oily sludge was discharged over a six-hour period as the vessel passed through waters near Newfoundland.

"Right now we're focusing on investigating the allegations," spokesman Patrick Charette said in Ottawa.

"We're reviewing aerial surveillance footage to see if we can gather further evidence."

http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/Canada/2008/05/02...

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#3 May 3, 2008
Can Green Trade Tariffs Combat Climate Change?

May 3, 2008 09:21 AM -, Global Policy Innovations Program

In recent months, China has taken center stage in the international debate over global warming.

It has surpassed the United States as the world's largest source of greenhouse gases,

and it somehow became developing nations' diplomatic champion at the recent United Nations climate negotiations in Bali.

Now China may become the target of a full-fledged trade war that could destroy—or perhaps rescue—the chances of bringing rich and poor nations together to fight global warming...

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