West Coast Port Disruption Archives - Tire Review Magazine
Additional Labor Dispute Threatens West Coast Ports

The Associated Press reported on July 7, that drivers in a long-running labor dispute with three trucking companies that operate at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach began what they said would be an indefinite strike. The two ports handle almost half of the nation’s cargo and are the main gateway for imports

Tiremakers Prepare as West Coast Dockworker Talks Continue

A July 1 deadline looms for a new contract agreement covering 13,600 dockworkers at 30 ports stretching from San Diego to Bellingham, Wash. And a new study by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the National Retail Federation (NRF), reports that the U.S. economy could lose as much as $2.5 billion a day if