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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.

Everett port sells site to California real estate developer

From the Puget Sound Business Journal:

For more than eight decades, the property was a lumber mill and processing site, where around 1,800 people worked in the late 1970s. Weyerhaeuser ceased operations there in the mid-1980s.

The Port of Everett has agreed to sell a parcel in the Riverside Business Park on the Snohomish River. […]

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Pasha’s acquisition of Horizon’s Hawaii business completed

From a Pasha Group news release:

The Pasha Group’s acquisition of the Hawaii trade-lane business of Horizon Lines, Inc. (Horizon) was completed this week. The Pasha Group, one of the nation’s leading Jones Act shipping and integrated logistics companies, has served the Hawaii market for more than 50 years, adding roll-on/roll-off liner service between the […]

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Marubeni and ADM bolster export joint venture in U.S. Pacific Northwest

From an Archer Daniels Midland – Marubeni news release:

Archer Daniels Midland Company and Marubeni Corporation announced today that they have expanded Kalama Export Company LLC, their joint venture in the U.S. Pacific Northwest, as a result of Marubeni’s contribution of its grain export elevator operations at Terminal 5 in The Port of Portland, Oregon, […]

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Environmental groups file appeal against Port of Long Beach’s decision to extend coal exporting agreements

Four environmental groups have filed an appeal against the Port of Long Beach’s recent decision to extend two export agreements involving coal and petroleum coke (petcoke).

One agreement, between POLB and the Metropolitan Stevedore Company (MSC), is a 20-year extension agreement that will permit MSC to continue exporting coal out of POLB. The second agreement, […]

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