AML to expand service area due to reduced fish transports
April 25, 2019
Those at Alaska Marine Lines, including President Kevin Anderson, always closely watch salmon forecasts in Southeast Alaska.
In recent years, salmon runs in the region have been lower than average, and the shipping company has felt it.
"We had a bad year last year here in Southeast Alaska," Anderson told a crowd at the Chamber of Commerce luncheon Thursday. "If we were just in Southeast Alaska, we would not have been profitable."
Fortunately for AML, the company isn't solely dependent on Southeast. Over the years, the company has expanded its service across the state. This year, AML's serv...