A long road ahead for oil refinery at Port of Longview – It could take two years or more to get all permits for a proposed oil refinery at Port of Longview, and at least one port commissioner is concerned that’s too long.
$2 million federal grant awarded Port of Port Angeles for composites center – A proposed composites recycling technology center has received $2 million more from the federal government, bringing to $4 million the total grants promised to the project.
Port of Kalama christens new $4.5 million Haydu Park – Haydu is the first large park built in Cowlitz County in more than a decade, and the port, city officials and local coaches hopes its multiple sports courts and fields will make it the perfect to host tournaments.
Washington State provides funding for rail infrastructure projects – The Northern Columbia Basin Railroad Project, which received $20.9 million in funding, is a critical economic development, job creation and freight mobility project in Washington State.
How to solve port congestion the biggest question facing global trade, says FMC – The US Federal Maritime Commission has said that resolving congestion at container terminals is “in many ways today’s most critical and relevant trade-related issue”.
Guest editorial: Seattle booms, but economy must work for entire state – A recent feature in The Seattle Times tells us all we need to know about what’s happening in Washington state’s economy, or rather, what’s not happening.