Shruti Singh

Government, Business, Logistics

Trade War Leaves Pacific Northwest Port Growth at Risk

Port A United Grain Corp. employee stands on a ship. (Moriah Ratner/Bloomberg News)

An industry that saw dramatic growth in the 10 years before Donald Trump became president is now concerned his administration’s trade tussle with China, and the lack of a deal with Japan, will cut future growth short.

Shruti Singh | Bloomberg News
March 8, 2019
Government, Business

Depression-Era River Lock Infrastructure Crumbling as $9.2 Billion in Repairs Goes Unfunded

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District

One of the essential elements of infrastructure in the United States is the river lock. Most locks close off a 600- to 1,200-foot stretch of river and raise and lower the water in the sealed-off chamber.

Shruti Singh | Bloomberg News
June 26, 2015