TITLE

Importers brace for strike: Shutdown fears spur shipment speedups, rerouting

AUTHOR(S)
Slaughter, Powell
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;6/17/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 40, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a the effect of a possible strike to be held in July 2002 by the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and the Pacific Maritime Association on furniture importers in the U.S. Steps taken by some furniture importers in case the strike proceeds; Union's negotiation of a three-year contract to replace the agreement which will expire on July 1, 2002.
ACCESSION #
7197017

 

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