S.C. to Open Second Inland Port

Powell Slaughter - Furniture Today, April 21, 2016 - GREER, S.C. – The South Carolina Ports Authority on Wednesday announced plans to open a second inland port facility.

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Specialized Furniture Carriers Elect New Officers

Aimee BoozerApril 21, 2016 - HIGH POINT, N.C. –  The Specialized Furniture Carriers, a division of the American Home Furnishings Alliance since 2009, elected new officers at its biannual Board of Directors meeting this week.

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Houser Transport Acquires Cal State Express

Furniture Today, April 4, 2016

VALE, N.C. – Specialized furniture carrier Houser Transport has acquired Cal State Express, a carrier with operating terminals in Rancho Dominguez and Oakland, Calif.

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Port of L.A. Reports Record First Quarter

Furniture Today, April 14, 2016

LOS ANGELES – The Port of Los Angeles recorded the busiest first quarter in its 109-year history, handling more than 2 million 20-foot equivalent units during the first three months of 2016.

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Charleston Port Expands Service From Vietnam

Furniture importing to play key role in growth

Powell Slaughter - Furniture Today, March 24, 2016

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Beginning in mid-April, South Carolina Ports Authority will add a direct inbound service from Vietnam as part of the America/TP11 service operated by ocean carriers Maersk and MSC.

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