Port of Pasco, Connell hope to draw in milk processor – Port of Pasco and city of Connell officials want to use Franklin County dairies to attract a milk processing company to the Connell Industrial Area east of Highway 395.
State agency could take over review of Grays Harbor oil terminal proposals – The Washington Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council voted unanimously Friday, with one abstention, to launch proceedings over whether it should assume control over the fate of the proposed Westway and Imperium oil terminals.
Proposed oil terminal would be biggest in volume – Vancouver Energy’s oil-by-rail capacity would be tops in U.S., analysis shows.
BNSF agrees to lease storage yard at Port of Kalama – The Port of Kalama has reached an agreement with Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad to lease an area for a “laydown yard” along the Kalama River near Hendrickson Drive.
Gateway Pacific Terminal: Pro: economic benefits, export growth potential outweighs traffic concerns – Our state is driven by exports. In fact, four out of 10 of us owe our livelihoods to international trade.
Collateral damage mounting from slowed activity at West Coast ports – Containerized exports and imports alike have been reduced to a trickle.
Seattle, Tacoma ports urge PMA-ILWU mediation – The CEOs of the ports of Seattle and Tacoma have urged President Obama to assign a federal monitor to help settle a West Coast longshoremen’s contract dispute that the port officials said is having a “crippling effect” on commerce.