There are a number of ideas to solve the congestion overwhelming Los Angeles-Long Beach and ports nationwide, but it will take cooperation from all stakeholders to bring about true progress.
News & Analysis
20 Jan 2017
Largest container terminal in Oakland falls victim to ILWU Trump protest.
11 Jan 2017
Eimskip has averted a strike that was planned for next week.
23 Dec 2016
Shippers have seen cargo delays and higher storage fees, thanks to six months of labor actions.
01 Dec 2016
Union names successor to retired Judge Milton Mollen.
17 Oct 2016
A local official diverted union funds for personal use.
16 Sep 2016
The humanitarian aspect to the Hanjin Shipping collapse was highlighted by an Australian judge who ordered the carrier to address the payment of the crew of the Hanjin California.
07 Jul 2016
Stevedores from the Sindicato dos Estivadores do Santos union, known as Sindestiva, carried out a 24-hour stoppage.
06 Jul 2016
U.S. East and West Coast ports are preparing for a planned hour-long work stoppage.
06 Jul 2016
"It is unprecedented that unions and companies have succeeded in coming to this agreement despite the market being under such pressure,” the port authority said.
19 Jun 2016
“Negotiations are more visible now. There is pressure on both sides, and pressure does a lot to get things done,” said Pacific Maritime Association President Jim McKenna.