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Shipping a container from the mainland to Hawaii will cost 5.5% more in 2014

By Andrew Gomes

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 26, 2013

~~<p>For a third consecutive year, the cost to ship goods by Hawaii's dominant ocean cargo transportation company will rise about 5.5 percent, adding to the cost of most things consumed in our isolated island state.</p>
<p>Matson Inc. let customers know Monday that it will raise shipping rates effective Jan. 5.</p>
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For a third consecutive year, the cost to ship goods by Hawaii's dominant ocean cargo transportation company will rise about 5.5 percent, adding to the cost of most things consumed in our isolated island state.

Matson Inc. let customers know Monday that it will raise shipping rates effective Jan. 5. Login for more...



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