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Editorial: Young Brothers must reform business

  • GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The hike is expected to boost Young Brothers’ interisland shipping revenue by $27 million — slightly less than the proposed $30.4 million increase the company had sought based on its break-even financial projection.

    GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The hike is expected to boost Young Brothers’ interisland shipping revenue by $27 million — slightly less than the proposed $30.4 million increase the company had sought based on its break-even financial projection.

Hawaii’s regulated ocean cargo transportation monopoly, which has been treading water, now has a better shot at avoiding insolvency while maintaining its role as a lifeline to neighbor island businesses, with delivery of groceries as well as others goods and materials. Read more

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