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    Only 8 Waiting at Port of Los Angeles Now


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    Only 8 Waiting at Port of Los Angeles Now

    Post  beejean on Sun 19 Apr 2015, 3:25 pm

    Only 8 Waiting at Port of Los Angeles Now
    Sourcing Journal Article about Dock Workers in Los Angeles Strike Resolution wrote:Dockworkers represented by the International Longshore Warehouse Union (ILWU) and their employers, represented by the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA), were at odds for 10 months over the terms of a labor contract, but problem is now approaching an official end as the dockworkers’ delegates voted last week to approve the tentative agreement on the terms reached in February.

    “They’ve moved the agreement forward, so I think that’s pretty much covered everything,” Campbell said. “So with that hopefully being ratified everything should get back to normal.”

    A secret ballot membership ratification vote will seal the deal and the final tally will take place May 22.

    High number of parked container vessels waiting during height of slowdown during Feb. 2015: 31 vessels off shore Los Angeles on a given day.

    Current number of parked container vessels now in Apr. 2015: 8 vessels off the shore waiting to dock in a berth for unloading at the Port of Los Angeles.

      Current date/time is Fri 22 Feb 2019, 4:04 am