Exporter losses are collateral damage in West Coast port disruption

Last week’s work action stirred up bad memories of negotiations in 2014-15 when locally initiated job actions over several months severely disrupted ports up and down the West Coast, resulting in huge losses for exporters.

Last week’s work action stirred up bad memories of negotiations in 2014-15 when locally initiated job actions over several months severely disrupted ports up and down the West Coast, resulting in huge losses for exporters.