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Hurricane Irma: Latest Implications for Air, Road, Rail and Ocean Freight

Executive Summary After devastating many islands in the Caribbean, Hurricane Irma made landfall in South Florida on September 11, causing widespread damage and flooding in the state before moving north towards Georgia and Alabama where it is projected to dissipate on late September 12.As of September 12, the majority of...

Hurricane Irma: Potential Implications for Manufacturing, Retail and Logistics

Executive Summary Hurricane Irma – the strongest hurricane ever to be recorded in the Atlantic - is projected to make landfall in South Florida on September 9-10, potentially causing widespread damage as far as North Carolina throughout next weekAirlines, port operators and railroads are currently preparing to wind down operations. American Airlines,...