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The articles excerpted on this site report on the state of the industry as seen by mainstream media, and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the officers of the ILWU Coast Longshore Division.

Port of Los Angeles: New Incentive Program for Shipping Lines

The Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners yesterday approved a new incentive program to reward shipping lines that bring new container business to the Port of Los Angeles in 2014.

Separately, the Board also established a two-member ad hoc committee on Port Industrial and Economic Development dedicated to identifying and advancing the best economic practices […]

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A tense meeting as Moín Port expansion opponents confront APM Terminal reps

When APM Terminals representatives talked about jobs, attendees began drowning them out with noise. The Costa Rican government has continually undermined the dockworkers union SINTRAJAP in the controversial port concession. Photo by Carlos Brenes Vargas.

COSTA RICA: Some 600 people attended a public hearing on Saturday at the Eddy Bermúdez Gymnasium in the Caribbean port […]

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China Cosco director quits amid probe

China Cosco said Friday that executive director Xu Minjie had resigned following an investigation by the mainland authorities.

China Cosco said Friday that executive director Xu Minjie had resigned following an investigation by the mainland authorities.

Xinhua also reported yesterday, citing unnamed sources, that former China Cosco chairman Wei Jiafu’s movements had been restricted by […]

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