ILA negotiations get under way

Bonney, Joseph
October 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);10/13/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 41, p25
Reports on the start of the bargaining session between the International Longshoremen's Association (ILA) and the waterfront management in Atlantic and Gulf ports one year before the expiration of their current contract. Purpose of the early negotiations; Last major work stoppage by the ILA; Comment from John Bowers, president of the ILA.


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