Truckers Strike at Ningbo Port Causes Some Delays 

Local media report that more than 100 container truck owners started a strike and protest at Ningbo Beilun port Tuesday morning. The owners have requested to increase trucking freight rates and claimed that the rate hasn’t been increased for eight years. Ningbo Port gave a guidance rate for trucking service eight

ILWU Workers Return to Work After Brief Work Stoppage at LA/LB
 
Several terminals in Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach were briefly closed Tuesday morning after members of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union honored picket lines set up by Teamster protesters. A spokesman for the Port of Los Angeles said APL and Evergreen terminals were briefly shut

PMA and ILWU Provide Update On Contract Talks

 
The International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) issued the following statement:
 
The parties have agreed to take a 72-hour break from negotiations on a new coast-wide contract while the ILWU attends to an unrelated negotiation taking place in the Pacific Northwest. During this break,


Truckers’ Strike Threatened for Port Metro Vancouver

 

Several hundred unionized truck drivers servicing Port Metro Vancouver container terminals are threatening to strike again if officials don’t crack down on companies that are undercutting the minimum rates set to end the last strike reports the CBC. But Port Metro Vancouver says it is already taking steps to enforce minimum



Truckers’ Strike Threatened for Port Metro Vancouver

 

Several hundred unionized truck drivers servicing Port Metro Vancouver container terminals are threatening to strike again if officials don’t crack down on companies that are undercutting the minimum rates set to end the last strike reports the CBC. But Port Metro Vancouver says it is already taking steps to enforce minimum


ILWU, PMA Say ‘Cargo Will Keep Moving’, LA/LB Reported Slow and Congested

The collective bargaining agreement between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and employers represented by the Pacific Maritime Association expired at 5 p.m. (PST) on Tuesday without reaching agreement on a new contract. In a joint statement, the ILWU and PMA said "while there will be no contract

ILWU, PMA Say ‘Cargo Will Keep Moving’, LA/LB Reported Slow and Congested

The collective bargaining agreement between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and employers represented by the Pacific Maritime Association expired at 5 p.m. (PST) on Tuesday without reaching agreement on a new contract. In a joint statement, the ILWU and PMA said "while there will be no contract

Port Metro Vancouver Strike: Back-To-Work Legislation Introduced 

As announced on Friday, the B.C. Provincial Government introduced back-to-work legislation yesterday which has gone through first reading. It is tabled for second reading on Tuesday and based on the normal legislative process the earliest date for enactment of the back to work legislation will be Wednesday. The legislation provides for fines

Trucker Strike Update – Canada, B.C., Port Metro Vancouver Act to Protect Economy

Port Metro Vancouver issued the following notice.
 
The Government of Canada, the Province of British Columbia and Port Metro Vancouver Wednesday evening announced that they are taking immediate and co-ordinated action to address the work disruption at Port Metro Vancouver, Canada’s Asia-Pacific gateway.
 
Port Metro

Vancouver Trucker Strike Update

The work stoppage by UTA and UNIFOR trucker continued on Monday. The action has now entered its third week.
 
Port Metro Vancouver has posted an updated FAQ that addresses questions around trucker wages, negotiations, and the potential cancellation of permits. Read the FAQ  here
 
As a reminder a "Force Majeure" notification was issued by