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Friday, Dec 7
2012, 5:20 AM
Just days after an eight-day strike at Californian ports ended, shippers and retailers are...
Just days after an eight-day strike at Californian ports ended, shippers and retailers are bracing for a potentially more disruptive stoppage at ports along the East and Mexican Gulf coasts, which would leave fewer options for diverting cargo. Union representatives, management and federal mediators are due to meet on Monday to continue what have been fractious talks to replace an existing labor contract that expires on Dec 29.