Container Port Strike averted on US east coast

Freedom can report that the threatened strike at major ports along the whole US eastern seaboard has been averted. The International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) and United States Maritime Alliance (USMX) resumed contract negotiations…

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Declared Weight Issues

It has come to our notice that the declared weight of cargo at the booking stage can differ greatly to that actually loaded into the container. Container shipping lines have had several issues…

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Strike out for USA

Threats have faded of a strike closing ports on the US Eastern seaboard after it was announced today that the ILA and USMX have agreed to extend the existing labor contract for 90…

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