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Union highlights chassis crisis as a major cause of congestion

Excerpts from a Journal of Commerce article titled ”ILWU, PMA continue war of words in tit-for-tat press releases”:

The ILWU listed nine developments that have contributed to the congestion problems that are now crippling all of the major West Coast gateways.

Those developments include a decision by the carriers to no longer provide chassis to […]