As giant ships navigate through the widened Panama canal, Houston is ready for them.
With over a quarter of its citizens in poverty, Panama has one of the worst income distributions in Latin America.
If trade growth stalls, what does that mean for the American worker?
The shipping industry is seeing prices collapse as slowing global trade growth drags down demand.
Heavy equipment maker Caterpillar is facing declines on par with those it faced during the Great Recession.
Some worry — others hope — improving ties with US may change special privileges.
The Panama Canal is getting a makeover, and it could be a gamechanger for Atlantic coast ports -- that is, if those ports are ready in time.
It's possible America's busiest ports may not stay busy. Southern California currently receives most of the imports shipped from Asia. But that could change with a major expansion of the Panama Canal.