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Chiquita considers move from Gulfport

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GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — Chiquita Brands International is scheduled to let state port officials know by Friday whether the company plans to leave Gulfport. Chiquita, which is merging with Irish fruit company Fyffe's, has a lease at the port that expires in July. Three tenants, including Chiquita, employ a majority of the longshoremen who work at the port. Chiquita also employs tugs and ship...

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