by Bill McBride on 2/20/2015 10:15:00 PM
Friday, February 20, 2015
Some good news from the LA Times: Shipping lines and dockworkers reach deal, port shutdown averted
Shipping companies and the dockworkers union have reached a tentative deal on a new labor contract, union officials said Friday night, staving off a shutdown of 29 ports that would have choked off trade through the West Coast.
It will take weeks, if not months, just to clear the current backlog, port officials said.
Posted by Bill McBride on 2/20/2015 10:15:00 PM