West Coast Dock Workers Continue Labor Negotiations

U.S. Labor Secretary Marty Walsh, seaport officials, the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and the Pacific Maritime Association are hoping to reach a long-term contract with the ILWU’s more than 22,000 workers at the 29 ports along the U.S. West Coast. Negotiations are happening at a precarious moment in the global supply chain (source: Transport Topics).