One of the unfortunate things about the mainstream media is that important material can be buried, disregarded and even ignored.
In favor of....
I'm reading in the Journal of Commerce about the opening (today) of an enlarged and new parallel Suez Canal which is the shortest shipping route between Asia and Europe. This also means something for New Hampshire as well.
Increased trade routes and commerce always leads somewhere. In this case several of the major steamship companies are starting new Pacific Rim trade routes to Halifax, Nova Scotia and New York/New Jersey the "largest U.S. east coast port."