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[$$] View From the Box: CAI International's CEO on the Outlook for Global Shipping

Its marine boxes hold the consumer goods and industrial parts that move across oceans on massive container ships, and its tankers, hopper cars and other rail equipment carry the basic raw materials of the North American industrial economy. , chief executive of the container-leasing and logistics firm, says growing trade demand helped drive up the company’s revenue 24% last year to $432 million and that CAI is taking some $64 million in new railcars in the first half of this year to tap into growing demand.