Executive Briefings

Inland Ports: An Alternative to Congestion

Ports of entry well inside the country can alleviate the hassles of Customs clearance at major (and overcrowded) airports and seaports, says Jim Hutcheson, assistant director of the International Intermodal Center at Alabama's port of Huntsville. Inland ports also stimulate local economic development. [Run Time (Min:) 4:47]

Ports of entry well inside the country can alleviate the hassles of Customs clearance at major (and overcrowded) airports and seaports, says Jim Hutcheson, assistant director of the International Intermodal Center at Alabama's port of Huntsville. Inland ports also stimulate local economic development. [Run Time (Min:) 4:47]