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Congestion

A situation where a demand for a security exceeds supply or vice versa. In both cases, a large change in price is likely because investors will have a difficult time entering or leaving a position at its current price. Congestion can lead to a security trading either below its support level (if supply exceeds demand) or above its resistance level (if demand exceeds supply).
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The average driver in the US spent 42 hours in congestion in 2016, with that figure spiking significantly in urban areas such as Los Angles and New York, where the average person was stuck in traffic for 104 hours and 86 hours respectively that year.
"Unsurprisingly, these cities remain heavily reliant on car transportation," the group wrote in its report, "Making Space: Congestion Pricing in Cities."
"Removing the congestion charge exemption for private hire vehicles, apart from those that are wheelchairaccessible, is an important part of our plans both to reduce traffic volumes and congestion in London, with the additional benefits of reduced air pollution."
"Traffic congestion is of key importance for road safety, because when motorists get caught in congestions, we see a lot of impolite and dangerous behaviour.
On the global Traffic Index the top ten cities with the highest rates of congestion and delays are as follows.
Cham also earlier told the BusinessMirror that the port congestion of the past few months was worse since it started in August 2018.
The agents refer to information on routes and congestion from sources such as signs, and choose a route to their destination.
Many studies [13], [20], [21], [24], [25] have shown that audio and video respond more slowly to packet loss than streaming and better match congestion mechanisms to achieve smooth throughput changes.
Recall that the CMA-CGM had issued a statement recently, that due to high operational cost and disruption of ports service, it will be introducing a $400 congestion surcharge from October 15, 2018.
And diverting all the government programs like seminars and workshops, which usually happen in Phuentsholing to other Dzongkhags, according to Phuentsholing Thromde, has helped to minimize the congestion. Phuentsholing Thrompon Uttar Kumar Rai said traffic congestion is a chronic issue which cannot be solved overnight.
For visitors traveling to areas like Washington, DC, traffic congestion may be expected.