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Supply Chain Stakeholders Call on President to Engage in West Coast Ports Contract Dispute

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Washington—Pressure is stepping up on the Obama administration to get involved in the West Cost port labor contract. Today more … [Read more...]

Retail Imports Expected to Slow in Typically Slow February

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Washington—The volume of imports at major retail container ports is expected to drop 8.4% in February from the same time last year … [Read more...]

Retail Import Growth Expected to Slow Significantly This Summer

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Washington–Import volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to increase 3.3% in May over the same month last … [Read more...]

Report: Despite Federal Government Cuts, April Retail Import Cargos Still Rise

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Washington—Import cargo volumes at major U.S. retail container ports are expected to rise 2.7% in April, helped by customs … [Read more...]

Clock Ticks Toward Possible “Container Cliff”

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Washington—Federal mediators have been meeting this week with the International Longshoreman’s Association (ILA) and the United … [Read more...]

“Container Cliff” Averted–at Least for Now

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Washington–Retailers and manufacturers have one less cliff to worry about the country falling off--at least for now. While … [Read more...]