As of Friday afternoon, 12 letters to the governor and port officials had surfaced objecting to APM Terminals Inc.’s bid to operate the port of Hampton Roads for 48 years.
The letters come largely from shipping lines that serve the port, but come from other groups, too.
Six were included in a letter from the [...]
In its regular feature called “Hotseat,” the Willamette Week interviewed Coast Committeeman Leal Sundet and published parts of the interview:
The Willamette Week came to ILWU Local 8 to interview Sundet about the port dispute.
Leal Sundet says it’s bad enough that the International Longshore and Warehouse Union is getting a raw deal at [...]
A midyear review shows the Port of Tacoma’s financial results are showing signs of improvement as business turns upward after a five-year decline.
New figures presented to port commissioners predict the port’s net income will exceed both last year’s and the port’s own forecasts for 2012.
International container traffic is up 16 percent over last [...]