ILA strike looms on the East Coast

Just two weeks after striking union workers returned to work at the Los Angeles/Long Beach Seaport, members of the International Longshoremen’s Association threaten to disrupt operations by striking at container ports from Maine to Texas.

Fearing a hit to a still-struggling economy, the National Retail Federation has appealed to President Obama to intervene in the dispute, which centers around payments of container royalties.

Learn more at the Journal of Commerce website.

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