Dock strike looming?

Thomas, Larry
September 2012
Furniture/Today;9/3/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p1
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the impact of the collapse of the contract talks between East Coast port operators and the unionized dockworkers on the supply chain of the furniture retailers and manufacturers in the U.S. The breakdown in the negotiations resulted in the strike by dockworkers of the port. Information on the redirection of the landing of the containers to ports in the West Coast of the country due to the breakdown is also presented.


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