$19 billion in trade stranded on water as Canada’s West Coast labor negotiations hit pause

on Jul 05, 2023 05:42:AM

After a fourth day of negotiations, the British Columbia Maritime Employers Association told CNBC that negotiations with the International Longshore & Warehouse Union Canada’s Longshore Division are currently paused, pending further discussion with federal mediators. “The BCMEA remains ready to come back to the table at a moment’s notice, assuming that ILWU Canada is prepared […]