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Manila's port gridlock squeezes economy

Congestion has resulted in a stack of problems: Aquino
Friday, September 26, 2014 - 00:00

[MANILA] Philippine furniture maker Betiscrafts Inc should have delivered a shipment of custom-made chairs to Middle East customers last month. But a cargo from China of imported fabric needed for the upholstery has been held up by severe congestion at Manila's main port, where containers have