Contributors provide unique perspectives on critical trade issues. Author’s views are their own, and do not reflect the views of WITA, its Board or its staff.


Subsidies and Misplaced Shipbuilding Nostalgia

Colin Grabow | Cato Institute | 09/02/2021

Reading some of the commentary, one could be forgiven for believing that the United States was a major commercial shipbuilding force in the post‐​World War II era until it was brought…

Does Hydrogen Have a Future in the Shipping Industry?

Ben Pilkington | AZoCleantech | 06/24/2021

The global shipping industry is responsible for 3% of our total e...

Why maritime infrastructure is about more than the U.S. Navy

Aaron Klein, Bruce Jones | Brookings | 05/21/2021

This is infrastructure’s big moment in America. The...

A fair trade? U.S.-China tensions still impact Va. economy

Elizabeth Cooper | Virginia Business | 04/29/2021

While President Joe Biden will likely strike a more d...

Viewpoint: Container congestion may now impact Easter

Lori Ann LaRocco | Freight Waves | 02/10/2021

Christmas trees should be packed away by now, but U.S. importe...


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