West Coast port issues remain at forefront

West Coast port issues remain at forefront

Report finds exports decreased 32-44% during port labor dispute.

A LABOR agreement was reached at West Coast ports, and workers have focused on alleviating shipment backlogs, but as of last week, the International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) had yet to ratify the new five-year contract established during nine months of negotiations.

As reverberations continue to be felt across many industries and some issues remain, agriculture industry stakeholders are seeking ways to prevent future problems from eme

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