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Alaska plans to revisit stalled ferry project later

...project - which is on land the state leases at Prince Rupert, British Columbia - unless a resolution was reached.Patricia Eckert, associate director for international trade in the governor's office, said the state transportation department...
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Alaska ferry project caught in flap over US steel

...1960s, was the last remaining wooden structure within Alaska's ferry system. The others have been modernized.Patricia Eckert, associate director for international trade within the governor's office, said the state wants to explore "every...
Nominations due for North Star Awards

...investment, education, the travel industry, transportation, cultural exchange, humanitarian exchange and scientific exchange. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on April 30. For more information, contact Patricia Eckert at 907-269-8118.
Regional News
Alaska export values jump

...officials said the latest figures are promising. For all of 2002, there was no growth in the value of exports, said Patricia Eckert, a division trade specialist. Given the sharp rise in the first half, she said, exports are likely to finish this...
Alaska exports hit record high of $4 billion

...year, Asia accounted for 75 percent of the total, while most of the rest was shipped to buyers in Europe, said Patricia Eckert, a Palin trade specialist. High mineral prices helped to more than double the value of Alaska ore and precious metals...
China to become state's top export customer

...will change when November and December figures are added but those will not change the overall trend, according to Patricia Eckert, associate director for International Trade in the governor's office.Susan Bell, State Commissioner of Commerce...
Murkowski tries to drum up business with Taiwan

...ride, chosen because their industries related to the officials and businessmen the president brought along, said Patricia Eckert, a trade specialist with the state. Lin Yi-Fu, the Taiwan minister of economic affairs, said he talked to people...
Business Digest

...available at . For more information, call Patricia Eckert 269-8118. Local businesswomen featured in newspaper JUNEAU - Juneau residents Laurie Lindsey and Jill Ramiel were...
China's new treatment site may boost Alaska timber exports

...require that logs from the United States be fumigated in 2001 as part of broader trade discussions, according to Patricia Eckert, a trade specialist with the governor's office of international trade. "There had been an earlier situation where...
Attorney general's involvement in Taiwan coal deal goes deep

...On Jan. 15, five days after returning from Taiwan, Renkes responded to an e-mail from state trade specialist Patricia Eckert. He told her that "a lot of ground work needs to be done by me asap to pull the key commercial people together around...


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