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Brutal Winter, Labor Shortages Make For Mess At New Jersey PortsThe bitter winter has caused major traffic jams around the ports of New Jersey -- with truckers stuck in line for hours to pick up cargo, and the consequences being seen at major retailers.
Temporary Deal Averts Strike By Longshoremen At East Coast PortsThe extension came after the union and an alliance of port operators and shipping lines resolved one of the stickier points in their months-long contract negotiations, involving royalty payments to the longshoremen for each container they unload.
Longshoremen Returning To Work At NJ, NY PortsThe New York Shipping Association, an organization representing cargo terminals and terminal operators, says an agreement has been reached.
Shipping Group: Longhshoremen Stop Work At NJ, NY Ports
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