Fact Sheet: Securing U.S. Ports


Subject:
Industries , Transportation , National Security , Ports & Maritime Transportation

Description:
This February 2006 overview of U.S. ports includes details about the groups responsible for the ports (U.S. Customs and Board Protection, Coast Guard, terminal operator, and port authority), security measures (such as screening and inspection and the Container Security Initiative), the United Arab Emirates (UAE)/Dubai Ports World acquisition, and related topics. From the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Publisher:
U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.dhs.gov/xnews/releases/press_release_0865.shtm


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